4973: Tamizo Hikida

4973: Tamizo Hikida

Tamizo Hikida

He was born on 2 April 1884. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Ito Hikida (wife; nee Ito Wakabayashi), Hatsue Tanaka (daughter; nee Hatsue Hikida), Fusae Tezuka (daughter; nee Fusae Hikida), Takeo Hikita (son), Kikue Hikida (daughter), Yoshihiro Hikida (son), Akira Hikida (son), and Sueko Hikida (daughter). His home address is listed as Canadian Pacific Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 April 1884
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Raymond, AB
C-9350 (959-989)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4973
Name Tamizo Hikida



4973: Tamizo Hikida


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