Motonobu Ebata

Motonobu Ebata

He was born on 11 February 1918. He was a millhand employed by United Mills, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Shio Ebata (mother; nee Shio Mori), Senya Ebata (Father). His home address is listed as 475 Bridgeport Road, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.


Regularized NameMotonobu Ebata
Custodian Identification Number3504
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEdmonton, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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