Isamu Ito

Isamu Ito

He was born on 14 April 1913. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company. His family includes Tokie Ito (mother; nee Tokie Asuka) and Yoichi Ito (father). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Donald, BC.

Metadata

ForenameIsamu
SurnameIto
Regularized NameIsamu Ito
Custodian Identification Number750
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceDonald, BC

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Terminology

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