Naokichi Ebata

Naokichi Ebata

He was born on 15 December 1899. He was a logger employed by Hiland Logging Company, Simoom Sound, BC. His family includes Sen Ebata (mother; nee Sen Umoto) and Gintaro Ebata (father). His home address is listed as Simoom Sound, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Monte Lake, BC.


Regularized NameNaokichi Ebata
Custodian Identification Number396
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Monte Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Simoom Sound


Custodian Case Files (1)


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