Shinjo Ikuta

Shinjo Ikuta

He was born on 5 June 1892. He was a Buddhist priest employed by Japanese Church, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Mito Ikuta (mother; nee Mito Kiyama), Mino Ikuta (wife; nee Mino Fukushima), Susumu Ikuta (son), Makoto Ikuta (son), Kyoko Ikuta (daughter), Noriko Ikuta (daughter), and Kunihiko Ikuta (son). His home address is listed as 120 10th Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameShinjo Ikuta
Custodian Identification Number4071
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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