Takako Yasunaka

Takako Yasunaka

She was born on 3 July 1904. Her maiden name is Takako Takase. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hana Takase (mother; nee Hana Chiyoda), Tonezo Takase (father), Yutaka Yasunaka (husband), Miyeko Yasunaka (daughter), Setsuko Yasunaka (daughter), Tsuyoshi Yasunaka (son), Yoshihiro Yasunaka (son), and Toyoko Yasunaka (daughter). Her home address is listed as 536 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTakako Yasunaka
Custodian Identification Number12482
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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