Hideo Giga

Hideo Giga

He was also listed Hideo Gika. He was born on 13 March 1918. He was a labourer employed by Union Fish Company. His family includes Sanjiro Giga [also listed as Sanjiro Gika] (father) and Asa Giga (mother; nee Asa Higashijio). His home address is listed as 626 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameHideo Giga
Custodian Identification Number11457
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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