15641: Hompa Ymba Athletic Club

15641: Hompa Ymba Athletic Club

Hompa Ymba Athletic Club

The Hompa Y.M.B.A. Athletic Club was created through the merging of the Hompa Young Buddhists’ Association and the Young Men’s Club. It was also named the Hompa Young Men’s Buddhist Association. People involved in the organization include Yoshikazu Nishimura (president).
C-9432 (538-543)
Type Organization
Custodian Number 15641
Name Hompa Ymba Athletic Club



15641: Hompa Ymba Athletic Club


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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