Tsuta Ebata

Tsuta Ebata

She was born on 3 August 1902. She was a housewife. Her family includes Bunzaesmon Ebata (husband), Teruchi Ebata (son), Harumi Ebata (son), Eiko Ebata (daughter), and Yoshiharu Ebata (son). Her home address is listed as 354 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameTsuta Ebata
Custodian Identification Number10908
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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