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HAGA, JUNICHI 羽賀準一

B. Hiroshima Prefecture. A famous iaido and kendo expert who was one of the top disciples of sword expert Hakudo NAKAYAMA. Known as one of the "Three Crows" (Samba Garasu) of kendo fame in the 1930s, roughly equivalent to the Three Musketeers. A friend of Morihei UESHIBA (See Tamura Int. AN#66) He gives an iaido demonstration in Video #1.