Hitoshi Ikeno

Hitoshi Ikeno

He was born on 15 May 1917. He was a pulp mill worker employed by BC Pulp and Paper Company. His family includes Kunisuke Ikeno (father) and Masayo Ikeno (mother; nee Masayo Oka). His home address is listed as 611 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek.


Regularized NameHitoshi Ikeno
Custodian Identification Number10264
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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