Born: Mar 31, 1915 · Saori, Aichi, Japan
Died: Sep 22, 1997 · Nagoya, JapanHighlights
- 1941: He was an apprentice tailor when he was conscripted in 1941.
- 1944: When American forces captured the island in the 1944 Battle of Guam, Yokoi went into hiding with nine other Japanese soldiers.
- 1997: Shoichi Yokoi died on September 22, 1997 in Nagoya, Japan.
Shouichi YOKOI as the army sergeant.