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[Rose Frozen Shrimp baseball team, 1955 NAU AM Minor Baseball League champions, at Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, November 6, 1955]

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[Rose Frozen Shrimp baseball team, 1955 NAU AM Minor Baseball League champions, at Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, November 6, 1955]
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California, November 6, 1955

(96.267.565)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, November 7, 1955.

Group portrait of the Rose Frozen Shrimp (RFS) baseball team, 1955 NAU AM Minor Baseball League champions, on field in front of bleachers after winning against LABCC at Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, November 6, 1955. Seven men in uniform, "R.F.S." on chest, kneel in front; seven men in uniform and two men in plainclothes stand in back. They are identified (left to right): front row, Tak Hattori (pitcher), Roy Shiba (outfield), Isamu Ichio (2nd base), Corky Matsumotsu (catcher), manager Sam Hanano (catcher and 3rd base), Yutaka Mizuno (shortstop), Mits Takeuchi (outfield); back row, Frank Akune (pitcher), Shiro Akune (2nd base), John Hatae (outfield), Jim Nakamura (pitcher), M. Yamane (sponsor), Mas Kanegawa (pitcher and 3rd base), Yutaka Miyagishima (outfield), F. Ego (scorekeeper).

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Typed on original negative envelope: Rose Frozen Shrimp Baseball Team.

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