Ikumatsu Honda

Ikumatsu Honda

He was born on 24 May 1887. He was a fisherman employed by Pacific Coast Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Han Honda (wife), Hiromi Honda (son), Hatsuyo Honda (daughter), Shigeko Honda (daughter), and Masako Honda (daughter). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameIkumatsu Honda
Custodian Identification Number1853
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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