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Private Usaku Shibuta



Name: Shibuta, Usaku
Date of birth: 1888-02-20
Place of birth: Oaza Kasuya Gun Fukuoka Ken Japan Japan
Next of kin: Minoru Shibuta (son), Oaza, Kasuya Gun, Fukuoka Ken, Japan
Marital status: widow(er)
Occupation (attested): Labourer
Occupation (normalized): Labourer
Address: Medicine Hat, Alberta
Religion: Other - See Notes
Date of death: 1919-01-26
Buried: Nelson Memorial Park, Mil. Plot. B.4. G.13.


Regimental number: 228504
Rank detail
  1. Trooper (Army).
  2. Private, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Infantry (Army).
Survived war: no


CVWM ID: No CVWM ID in our database, but try this.
CWGC ID: 420593
LAC ID: 226619
Attestation record(s): image 1, image 2
Service file: B8863-S057
Uploader's Notes:

P.P.C.L.I. Son of Shiyotado and Kura Shibuta, of 814, Mushirouchi, Sekinchimura, Kasuya, Fuknoka, Japan; husband of Tomo Shibuta. Next of Kin: Minoru Shibuta.

Religion shows as Buddhist on Attestation Papers. Note on Page 1 of Attestation Paper states that he was "Invalided to Canada for Further Medical Treatment", from the Ontario Military Hospital, Orpington, UK.

Uploader's Research notes: The Legacy Voices Project. Japanese and Japanese Canadians in the CEF Reference info provided by Japanese Canadian Association 6 Garamond, Toronto [Trooper Army Canadian Mounted Rifles 13th Regiment Canadian Mounted Rifles Private Army Canadian Infantry Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry ]


Date added: 2004-09-04
Last modified: 2013-07-20