Keiichi Ikeda

Keiichi Ikeda

He was born on 1 March 1896. He was a farmer. His family includes Yuki Ikeda (mother), Jisaburo Ikeda (father), Kiku Ikeda (wife; nee Kiku Matsuda), Haruo Ikeda (son), Sachiye Ikeda (daughter), Yukiko Ikeda (daughter), and Tomeichi Ikeda (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and North Kildonan, MB. He was exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.


Regularized NameKeiichi Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number6988
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (after uprooting)North Kildonan, MB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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