Howard Shizue Takanaka Jr.
Takanaka, approximate photo date 1984
Missing since: 01/01/1984
Type of missing case: Missing
Date of Birth: 09/08/1957 (62)
Age at time of disappearance: 26 years old
Height / Weight: 5'9 - 6'0, 125 - 140 pounds
Other characteristics: Asian male. Brown hair, hazel eyes. Takanaka has a tattoo on his left forearm.
Details at time of disappearance: Takanaka was last seen in Superior, Wisconsin sometime in January 1984. He has never been heard from again and is rumored to have left the state to find work.
Takanaka served four years in the Army, assigned to the 25th Infantry Division and stationed at the Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. He was honorably discharged. Few details are available in his case.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Douglas County Sheriff's Office
Other information: Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Missing and Exploited Children and Adults
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated April 26, 2019 picture added, distinguishing characteristics updated.