5398: Saichi Ibuki

5398: Saichi Ibuki

Saichi Ibuki

He was born on 10 October 1895. He was a millhand employed by Fernridge Lumber Mill, Haney, BC. His family includes Ana Ibuki (mother), Kasaburo Ibuki (father), Shizuo Ibuki (wife), Ichio Ibuki (son), and Toshimi Ibuki (son). His home address is listed as Dewdney Trunk Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 October 1895
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Picture Butte, AB
Lethbridge, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9356 (963-983)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5398
Name Saichi Ibuki



5398: Saichi Ibuki


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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