7733: Mitsuko Ikegami

7733: Mitsuko Ikegami

Mitsuko Ikegami

She was born on 8 February 1914. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsuyo Shimizu (mother), Mitsuo Ikegami (husband), Kinuko Ikegami (daughter), Sumiko Ikegami (daughter), Hiroko Ikegami (daughter), Kotoyo Ikegami (daughter), and Misuye Ikegami (daughter). Her father’s given name is Sanjiro. Her home address is listed as 322 Johnston Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Farnham, QC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 08 February 1914
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Farnham, QC
C-9377 (68-100)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7733
Name Mitsuko Ikegami



7733: Mitsuko Ikegami


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