Mankichi Higo

Mankichi Higo

Bird Commission case file number 666. Custodian file number 1447. (Source: lac_rg33-69_volume_32_file_0666)
Higo was born on 05 September 1884. He was a fisherman employed by Anglo British Columbia Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Ichi Higo (wife; nee Ichi Hamasaki; in Japan) and Noboru Higo (son; born on 15 March 1927; in Japan). He lived in Steveston, BC and in Canee Pass, Westham Island, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB; Raymond, AB; Turin, AB; and Iron Springs, AB. His seized or destroyed property includes: boat “Skylark”; fishing equipment; carpenter’s tools; household belongings; boat building equipment; gramophone records; photos; garden tools; case of “Jap figures”; kimono [donated to U.N.R.R.A.]; Japanese books and novels [discarded].


Regularized NameMankichi Higo
Custodian Identification Number1447
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Turin, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Iron Springs, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston
Residence (before uprooting)Westham Island


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