Minoru Ichikawa

Minoru Ichikawa

Ichikawa was born on 12 May 1909. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Logging Company, Duncan, BC. His family includes Fusa Ichikawa (mother; nee Fusa Kabuda) and Iwataro Ichikawa (father). He lived at 318 Boyne Street, New Westminster, BC and Englewood, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Spruce Falls Power & Paper Company, Kapuskasing, ON and Toronto, ON, where he died on 26 June 1946. No seized property is listed in file.


Regularized NameMinoru Ichikawa
Custodian Identification Number1625
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kapuskasing, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster
Residence (before uprooting)Englewood


Custodian Case Files (1)


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