Yukie Hikida

Yukie Hikida

She was born on 3 December 1921. She is also listed in the files as Yukie Emily Hikida. She was a cannery worker employed by Nelson Bros, New Westminster, BC. Her family includes Tazu Hikida (mother; nee Tazu Teramura), and Kojiro Hikida (father). Her home address is listed as Canadian Pacific Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameYukie Hikida
Custodian Identification Number6240
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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