Sakuichi Ibuki

Sakuichi Ibuki

He was born on 20 March 1906. He was a millhand employed by Fernridge Lumber Company, Haney, BC. His family includes Mise Ibuki (mother), Shigematsuo Ibuki (father), and Tatsue Ibuki (wife). His home address is listed as Dewdney Trunk Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB and he was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameSakuichi Ibuki
Custodian Identification Number5400
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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