Asahi History

1941

Asahis’ last season. They are ousted from the Burrard Cup race during the semi-finals, a surprise for a team that almost monopolised the cup in previous years.

Round up of Japanese fishing boats
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Last Asahi team, 1941. Columbia Studio. Back L-R: Yuki Uno, Eddie Nakamura, Nagi Nishihara, Kohei Mitsui, Kaz Suga. Front L-R: Mike Maruno, Ken Kutsukake, George Shishido, Roy Yamamura, Tom Sawayama, Frank Shiraishi. Kneeling: Kiyoshi Suga. Courtesy of Reggie Yasui.

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