Yotaro Ikebuchi

Yotaro Ikebuchi

He was born on 16 July 1921. He was a student. His family includes Itoye Ikebuchi (mother; nee Itoye Nishimura), Takaichi Ikebuchi (father), Jimio Ikebuchi (brother), Geoji Ikebuchi (brother), Kikuko Ikebuchi (sister), Thamee Ikebuchi (brother), Harry Ikebuchi (brother), and Chiyoko Ikebuchi (sister). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 2, Mission, BC. The corner of 49th and Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameYotaro Ikebuchi
Custodian Identification Number2262
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


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