Sakon Ibuki

Sakon Ibuki

He was born on 01 March 1909. His name is also listed as Sakon Ibuke. He was a millhand employed by M.C.Y. Takimoto, Haney, BC. His family includes Sada Ibuki (mother), Yoshitaro Ibuki (father), Toyoko Ibuki (wife), and Michiko Ibuki (daughter, also known as Joan Ibuki). His home address is listed as 575 Salter Avenue, New Westminster, BC. Valemont, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameSakon Ibuki
Custodian Identification Number792
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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