Yoshio Ikeda

Yoshio Ikeda

He was born on 10 January 1903. He was a mill worker employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Kesamatsu Ikeda (mother), Tatsugemon Ikeda (father), Sueno Ikeda (wife; nee Sueno Fujino), Chiyoko Ikeda (daughter), Akemi Lena Ikeda (daughter) and Miyuki Ikeda (daughter). His home address is listed as 32nd Avenue, Ruskin, BC. PO Box 447, Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and Iron Springs, AB.


Regularized NameYoshio Ikeda
Custodian Identification Number3016
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePicture Butte, AB
ResidenceIron Springs, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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