Kumaichi Ikeda

Kumaichi Ikeda

He was born on 12 March 1890. He was a yardman employed by Pacific Mills Company, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Haya Ikeda (wife) and Michiko Ikeda (child). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameKumaichi Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number4709
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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