Tokiko Ito

Tokiko Ito

She is also listed as Jean Ito. She was born on 17 November 1918. She was a housemaid employed by Mrs. L. Crossley. Her family includes Kizo Ito (father) and Hashime Ito (mother; nee Hashime Oikawa). Her home address is listed as 341 East Hastings, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Belleville, Ontario.


Regularized NameTokiko Ito
Custodian Identification Number10390
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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