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Green Lake Judo Team

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Tanagi Collection

Green Lake Dojo was established in 1932. Classes were held twice a week at the Community Hall in North Seattle. The mass removal of Japanese Americans from Seattle forced Green Lake Dojo to close in 1942. Back row (L to R): Sumio Mochizuki, Akira Kumasaka. Fifth row (L to R): Mr. Tanagi, unidentified, Kiyoshi Tada, Mr. Shimizu, Mr. Abe, Mr. Fukano, Mr. Kanno, Mr. Sasaki, Mr. Nakawatase, Mac Sasaki, Mr. Kitajima. Fourth row (L to R): Hiromu Nishitani, Mr. Kudo, Mr. Shimizu, unidentified, unidentified, Sammy Nishitani. Third row (L to R): Mr. Kumasaka, Roy Yokoyama, Shig Murakami, Nobuo Tanagi, Tadashi Kumagai, Nobi Yamada, Eddie Kanno, Johnny Tanagi, Mr. Yoshitomi. Second row (L to R): Frank Fukano, Takeo Nakawatase, Nobi Sasaki, Tom Kanno, Haruo Kumasaka, Woody Nishitani, Teruo Tada, George Fukano, Frank Shimizu, Kaneo Abe. Front row (L to R): Kaz Tada, Yosh Hirata, Fred Ito, Stamy Kumagai, Su Taguchi, Henry Shimizu, Rick Tanagi, Tom Kitajima, Frank Yokoyama, Roy Tanagi.



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