Kojiro Hikida

Kojiro Hikida

He was born on 20 June 1879. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Tazu Hikida (wife; nee Tazu Teramura), Shigematsu Hikida (son), Harue Hikida (daughter), Kinue Jean Hikida (daughter), Matsue Hikida (daughter), Takamatsu Hikida (son), Fusae (daughter), Yukie Emily Hikida (daughter), and Tatsuo Hikida (son). His home address is listed as Canadian Pacific Cannery, No. 1 Road, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Baron, AB and Picture Butte, AB.

Metadata

ForenameKojiro
SurnameHikida
Regularized NameKojiro Hikida
Custodian Identification Number6241
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceBaron, AB
ResidencePicture Butte, AB

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Terminology

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