Yasaburo Hikida

Yasaburo Hikida

He was born on 29 October 1903. He was a millhand employed by Sproat Lake Lumber Company, Sproat Lake, BC. His family includes Yuki Hikida (mother) and Yakichi Hikida (father). His home address is listed as Port Alberni, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Griffin Lake, BC; Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC; Taft, BC; and Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameYasaburo Hikida
Custodian Identification Number538
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGriffin Lake, BC
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceTaft, BC
ResidenceVernon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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