Hichizo Ishikawa

Hichizo Ishikawa

He was born on 1 May 1898. He was a farmer. His family includes his mother, Zentaro Ishikawa (father), and Junya Ishikawa (brother). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameHichizo Ishikawa
Custodian Identification Number387_xi
NationalityJapanese national
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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