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Shizuka Watanabe


Date and Place of Birth: April 15, 1923 Nagano Prefecture, Japan
Date and Place of Death:    Unknown
Baseball Experience: Japanese Professional League
Position: Outfield
Rank: Unknown
Military Unit: Unknown
Area Served: Unknown

Shizuka Watanabe was born on April 15, 1923 in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. He attended Komoro Shogyo high school and signed with Asahi in 1943. The 20-year-old outfielder played just two games and was hitless in two at-bats.

Shizuka Watanabe died in combat.

Date Added: March 17, 2013

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