4703: Takeo Hikita

4703: Takeo Hikita

Takeo Hikita

He was born on 27 April 1916. He was a self-employed fisherman and farmer. His family includes Ito Hikita (mother; nee Ito Wakabayashi), Temizo Hikita [possibly Tamigo Hikita, Tamizo Hikita, or Temigo Hikita] (father), Shizue Hikita (wife; nee Shizue Hiji), Daniel Hikita [also listed as Setsuya Daniel Hikita or Setsuye Daniel Hikita] (son), and Yuriko Muriel Hikita (daughter). His home address is listed as No. 2 Road, Steveston, BC. P.O. Box 130, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 April 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
Reel
C-9347 (722-776)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4703
Name Takeo Hikita

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4703: Takeo Hikita

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