Kuni Ikeda

Kuni Ikeda

She was born on 16 April 1906. She was a laundry worker employed by Pacific Mills Company, Ocean Falls, BC. Her family includes Hidekichi Ikeda (husband), Ritsuko Ikeda (daughter), Tatsuko Ikeda (daughter), Tokiko Ikeda (daughter), and Yoko Ikeda (daughter). Her home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB and Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameKuni Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number2908
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Ocean Falls


Custodian Case Files (1)


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