Hidekichi Ikeda

Hidekichi Ikeda

He was born on 24 October 1900. He was a grinder at a pulp mill. His family includes Kuni Ikeda (wife), Ritsuko Ikeda (daughter), Tatsuko Ikeda (daughter), Tokiko Ikeda (daughter), and Yoko Ikeda (daughter). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameHidekichi Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number15526
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Ocean Falls


Custodian Case Files (1)


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