Mitsuo Ikeda

Mitsuo Ikeda

He was born on 20 September 1922. He was a carpenter employed by Union Boat Works, Fort Bidwell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Masue Ikeda (mother; nee Masue Miyama) and Chuhei Ikeda (father). His home address is listed as 203 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Solsqua, BC and Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuo Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number823
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Solsqua, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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