Masakiyo Inaba

Masakiyo Inaba

He was born on 26 April 1918. He was a labourer employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Tokuno Inaba (mother), Masashi Inaba (father), and Haruko Inaba (wife). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameMasakiyo Inaba
Custodian Identification Number9045
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Woodfibre


Custodian Case Files (1)


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