Shinsuke Ito

Shinsuke Ito

He was born on 18 April 1895. He was a farmer. His family includes Kane Ito (mother; nee Kane Hirata) and Shinzaburo Ito (father). He was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameShinsuke Ito
Custodian Identification Number15177
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kelowna, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Unknown. Research required.


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