Ichisaburo Ito

Ichisaburo Ito

He was born on 19 August 1892. He was a gardener. His family includes Taoo Ito (mother; nee Taoo Sugiyama), Masa Ito (wife; nee Masa Hasegawa), Akira Ito (son), Tamotsu Ito (son), Masaru Ito (son), Atsuko Ito (daughter), Miyako Ito (daughter), and Motomu Ito (son). His home address is listed as 3837 West 51st Avenue. Celtic Cannery, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameIchisaburo Ito
Custodian Identification Number15031
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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