Ryoichi Ito

Ryoichi Ito

He was born on 8 February 1921. He was a millhand. His family includes Suga Ito (mother; nee Suga Higuchi), and Jukichi Ito or Zyukichi Ito (father). His home address is listed as 2016 Triumph Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameRyoichi Ito
Custodian Identification Number3771
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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