Hideko Ito

Hideko Ito

She was born on 20 December 1921. She is also listed as Grace Ito. Her maiden name is Hideko Ito and Grace Ito. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hatsuyo Kawano (mother; nee Hatsuyo Tanaka), Hidenosuke Kawano (father), Kazumi Ito (husband), and Wataru Ito (son). Her home address is listed as Ganges, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.


Regularized NameHideko Ito
Custodian Identification Number6806
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Magrath, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Ganges


Custodian Case Files (1)


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