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Okuma Memorial Museum Exhibit: The Final Waseda vs Keio Baseball Game Before WWII

by on Feb.18, 2010 @ 9:32 pm, under College

Okuma Memorial Museum in Saga Prefecture will be running an exhibit covering the final Waseda University vs Keio University baseball game (最後の早慶戦) that took place on October 16, 1943, five days before the students were sent off to the battlefront.  On display will be a variety of items connected to that game like caps, balls, diaries, and player photos.

The exhibit will run from February 20th to March 28th.  Admission will cost 300 yen for adults and 150 yen for elementary and junior high school kids.