Ryota Ebata

Ryota Ebata

He was born on 12 December 1916. He was a clerk employed by Moresby Island Fisheries Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yuta Ebata (mother; nee Yuta Konio), Yasokichi Ebata (father) and Izo Ebata (brother). His home address is listed as 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Newcastle Island, Nanaimo, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rural Route No. 3, Chatham, ON and Alpine Lodge, Christina Lake, BC.


Regularized NameRyota Ebata
Custodian Identification Number3052
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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