Hisakichi Ishida

Hisakichi Ishida

He was born on 26 August 1892. He was a farm labourer and net repairer employed by Nelson Brothers Canning Company, Steveston, BC. His family includes Nami Ishida (mother; nee Nami Hamade), Takashi Ishida (father), Tomiye Ishida [possibly Tomie Ishida] (wife; Tomiye Nakashima or Tomie Nakashima), Takashi Ishida (son), Joe Ishida (son), Shigeko Ishida (daughter), Tamako Ishida (daughter), Osamu Ishida (son), and Matoko Ishida (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 423 Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHisakichi
SurnameIshida
Regularized NameHisakichi Ishida
Custodian Identification Number3553
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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