Masatsuga Ikeda

Masatsuga Ikeda

He was born on 08 December, 1923. His name is also listed in the file as Jack Ikeda. He was a fisherman employed by Torakichi Masatsuga. His family includes Hisano Masatsuga (mother; nee Hisano Yamashita) and Torakichi Masatsuga (father). His home address is listed as Pender Harbour, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasatsuga
SurnameIkeda
Regularized NameMasatsuga Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number682
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLillooet, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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