Masao Ikoma

Masao Ikoma

He was born on 25 January 1920. He lived in Britannia Beach, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946. .


Regularized NameMasao Ikoma
Custodian Identification Number966_xi
Residence (before uprooting)Britannia Beach
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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