Shizuye Ito

Shizuye Ito

He was born on 20 March 1919. He was a store clark employed by T. Maikawa, 369 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kinu Ito (mother; nee Kinu Kaneichi) and Kagua Ito (father). His home address is listed as 205 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameShizuye Ito
Custodian Identification Number9693
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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