Hidehiro Ikegami

Hidehiro Ikegami

He was born on 21 July 1916. He was a fisherman employed by Claxton Cannery, Skeena River, BC and B.C. Packers. His family includes Ritsu Ikegami (mother; nee Ritsu Yamanaga) and Matajiro Ikegami (father). His home address is listed as Claxton Cannery, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Eatonville, ON and 2060 Mansfield Street, Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameHidehiro
SurnameIkegami
Regularized NameHidehiro Ikegami
Custodian Identification Number476
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEatonville, ON
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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