Born in Kekaha, Hawaii on May 18, 1910. Ledesma settled in Redwood City, CA about 1920. For 35 years he taught art at Sequoia High School and in 1963 founded the Sequoia Art Group. He died at Sequoia Hospital on April 28, 1993.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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