Toyoshi Ikeda

Toyoshi Ikeda

He was born on 26 September 1904. He was a logger employed by Sanoe Shingle Company, Magna Bay, BC. His family includes Kiku Ikeda (mother; nee Kiku Tokutomi) and Shikanosuke Ikeda (father). His home address is listed as 27 Avenue, Whonnock, BC. Canal Shingle Company, Magna Bay, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile Camp, Hope, BC.


Regularized NameToyoshi Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number686
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Hope, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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