Masao Ikebata

Masao Ikebata

He was born on 17 December 1905. He was a fisherman employed by Sunnyside Cannery, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Kiwa Ikebata (mother; nee Kiwa Imoto), Sutekusu Ikebata (father), Natsue Ikebata (wife; nee Natsue Okada), Kazuko Ikebata (daughter), Akio Ikebata (son), and Sachiko Ikebata (daughter). His home address is listed as Sunnyside Cannery, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameMasao
SurnameIkebata
Regularized NameMasao Ikebata
Custodian Identification Number401
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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