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Hajime Kuwashima

 

Date and Place of Birth: June 9, 1918, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
Date and Place of Death:    1944 India
Baseball Experience: Japanese Professional League
Position: Third Base
Rank: Unknown
Military Unit: Unknown
Area Served: India

Hajime Kuwashima was born on June 9, 1918 in Kagawa Prefecture, Japan. He attended Takamatsu Shogyo high school and Keio University before signing with Hankyu in 1941. The right-handed hitting third baseman played six games and batted .100 (1-for-10).

Kuwashima entered military service durign the war and died in India in 1944.

Date Added: February 11, 2013

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