Kiku Ikeda

Kiku Ikeda

She was born on 16 December 1899. Her maiden name is Kiku Matsuda. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Maki Matsuda (mother), Nikei Matsuda [possibly Nihei Matsuda] (father), Keiichi Ikeda (husband), Haruo Ikeda (son), Sachiye Ikeda (daughter), Tomeichi Ikeda (son), and Yukiko Ikeda (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKiku Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number7131
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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