Mitsuo Ikegami

Mitsuo Ikegami

He was born on 29 March 1905. He was a sawmill hand employed by Bain Lumber Company. His family includes Mitsuko Ikegami (mother), Kinoko Ikegami (daughter), Sumiko Ikegami (daughter), Hiroko Ikegami (daughter), Kotoyo Ikegami (daughter), Misue Ikegami (daughter), and Kiwako Ikegami (daughter). 322 Johnston Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Farnham, QC.

Metadata

ForenameMitsuo
SurnameIkegami
Regularized NameMitsuo Ikegami
Custodian Identification Number12528
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceFarnham, QC

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Terminology

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