Kinu Ebata

Kinu Ebata

She was born on 1 March 1899. Her maiden name is Kinu Aone. She was a storekeeper. Her family includes Shika Tasaburo (mother), Hone Tasaburo (father), Chuhichi Ebata (husband), Chuta Ebata (son), Mieko Ebata (daughter), Mitsuye Ebata (daughter), Toshiko Ebata (daughter), and Tadao Ebata (son). Her home address is listed as 758 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameKinu Ebata
Custodian Identification Number14965
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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