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Kazuyuki Yoshie

 

Date and Place of Birth: Unknown
Date and Place of Death:    Unknown
Baseball Experience: College
Position: Unknown
Rank: Unknown
Military Unit: Unknown
Area Served: Unknown

Kazuyuki Yoshie attended Waseda University where he played on the varsity baseball team. Waseda’s biggest baseball rival was Keio University and as the war progressed, one last game between the two teams was arranged. Held on October 16, 1943, at the Totsuka Stadium of Waseda University, this was a send-off game held immediately before the mobilization of many students into military service. Waseda won the game, 10 to 1.

Yoshie died in military service.

Date Added: May 11, 2013

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