4461: Ichirohe Hisaoka

4461: Ichirohe Hisaoka

Ichirohe Hisaoka

He was born on 6 September 1888. He was a self-employed massage operator. His family includes Towata Shima (father), Kin Hisaoka (wife; nee Kin Hirashima), Jiro Hisaoka [also listed as Hiro Hisaoka or Giro Hisaoka] (son), Haruo Hisaoka (son), and Michie Hisaoka [possibly Mechie Hisaoka] (daughter). His home address is listed as Dewdney Trunk Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 September 1888
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Iron Springs, AB
C-9344 (1101-1164)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4461
Name Ichirohe Hisaoka



4461: Ichirohe Hisaoka


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