Toyoko Ibuki

Toyoko Ibuki

She was born on 26 November 1918. She was a housewife. Her family includes Miyo Yoshijima (mother; nee Miyo Takahashi), Hanjiro Yoshijima (father), Sakon Ibuki (husband), and Michiko Ibuki [also listed as Joan Ibuki] (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 627, New Westminster, BC. 757 Salter Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameToyoko Ibuki
Custodian Identification Number7768
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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