2262: Yotaro Ikebuchi

2262: Yotaro Ikebuchi

Yotaro Ikebuchi

He was born on 16 July 1921. He was a student. His family includes Itoye Ikebuchi (mother; nee Itoye Nishimura), Takaichi Ikebuchi (father), Jimio Ikebuchi (brother), Geoji Ikebuchi (brother), Kikuko Ikebuchi (sister), Thamee Ikebuchi (brother), Harry Ikebuchi (brother), and Chiyoko Ikebuchi (sister). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 2, Mission, BC. The corner of 49th and Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 July 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Picture Butte, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9328 (524-534)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2262
Name Yotaro Ikebuchi



2262: Yotaro Ikebuchi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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