Sozuburo Ebata

Sozuburo Ebata

He was born on 14 February 1914. He operated a hog machine at Robertson & Hackett Sawmills, Granville Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ima Ebata (mother; nee Ima Yada). His home address is listed as 1687 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to London, ON and Morrisburg, ON.


Regularized NameSozuburo Ebata
Custodian Identification Number1849
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLondon, ON
ResidenceMorrisburg, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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