Ayako Ikeda

Ayako Ikeda

She was born on 27 January 1912. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kura Hisanaga (mother; nee Kura Matsumoto), Minazo Hisanaga (father), Riki Ikeda (husband), Sazao Ikeda [also listed as Roy Sadao Ikeda] (son), Teru Ikeda [also listed as Billy Teru Ikeda] (son), and Joan Ikeda (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 317, Pitt Meadows, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Geraldton, ON. She was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.


Regularized NameAyako Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number4816
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGeraldton, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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