5383: George Ikebuchi

5383: George Ikebuchi

George Ikebuchi

He was born on 31 October 1919. He was a farmhand employed by his father Mr. Ikebuchi. His family includes Itoe Ikebuchi [possibly Itoye Ikebuchi] (mother; nee Itoe Nishimura or Itoye Nishimura), and Takaichi Ikebuchi (father). His home address is listed as 469 Cade Barr Road, Rural Route No. 2, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 31 October 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Picture Butte, AB
Locations before uprooting
Mission City
C-9356 (693-704)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5383
Name George Ikebuchi



5383: George Ikebuchi


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