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Masayoshi Maekawa


Date and Place of Birth: 1923, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Date and Place of Death:    Unknown
Baseball Experience: Japanese Professional League
Position: Infield
Rank: Unknown
Military Unit: Unknown
Area Served: Unknown

Masayoshi Maekawa was born in 1923 in Aichi Prefecture, Japan. He attended Higashikuni Shogyo high school and signed with Hanshin in 1942. Although he appeared in five games as a utility infielder, the 19-year-old only made one plate appearance and struck out.

Maekawa died in combat during World War II.

Date Added: February 11, 2013

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