Tokukyu Ishikawa

Tokukyu Ishikawa

He was born on 08 July 1903. He was a millhand employed by McNair Shingle Camp, Stillwater, BC. His family includes Hide Ishikawa (mother), and Matsu Ishikawa (father). His home address is listed as Stillwater, BC. Picture Butte, AB, and Vancouver, BC are listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sinclair Mills, BC.


Regularized NameTokukyu Ishikawa
Custodian Identification Number754
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sinclair Mills, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Stillwater


Custodian Case Files (1)


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