2277: Itsusaki Ito

2277: Itsusaki Ito

Itsusaki Ito

He was born on 10 January 1907. He was a labourer. His family includes Sumi Ito (mother; nee Sumi Nakagawa), Kaichi Ito (father), Kimiye Ito (wife), Kazuko Ito (daughter), and Masamichi Ito (son). His home address is listed as Yaubki Camp, Suicide Creek, Dewdney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Portage La Prairie, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 January 1907
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Portage La Prairie, MB
Reel
C-9328 (641-648)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2277
Name Itsusaki Ito

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2277: Itsusaki Ito

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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