12528: Mitsuo Ikegami

12528: Mitsuo Ikegami

Mitsuo Ikegami

He was born on 29 March 1905. He was a sawmill hand employed by Bain Lumber Company. His family includes Mitsuko Ikegami (mother), Kinoko Ikegami (daughter), Sumiko Ikegami (daughter), Hiroko Ikegami (daughter), Kotoyo Ikegami (daughter), Misue Ikegami (daughter), and Kiwako Ikegami (daughter). 322 Johnston Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Farnham, QC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 March 1905
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Farnham, QC
Reel
C-9416 (129-145)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12528
Name Mitsuo Ikegami

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12528: Mitsuo Ikegami

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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