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Stockholm club (club name unreported)
City Stockholm  +
Club Name (unreported)  +
Coordinates 59° 19' 44" N, 18° 3' 54" ELatitude: 59.32893
Longitude: 18.06491
Country Sweden  +
Date of Dissolution 28 July 2019 18:26:14  +
Date of Dissolution Type Day  +
Description <p>"Towards the end of World War II, <p>"Towards the end of World War II, Sweden, which was a neutral, decided to buy fifty P-51 Mustang aircraft, to re-equip its air force.  These were flown to Sweden by American pilots, and American pilots had to instruct Swedes n handling these planes.  During this contact, they also taught baseball to the Swedes. </p> <p>"Arising out of this interest, a club was formed in Stockholm in 1949."</p> <p><strong>Note:</strong> Clubs in Sweden had formed in 1910, but "a long period followed during which the game probably died out, and it appears to have been reintroduced in 1945."</p> <p> </p> d in 1945."</p> <p> </p>
First in Location Sweden +
Has Source On Hand false  +
Name Stockholm club (club name unreported)  +
Nine Class Senior  +
Reviewed true  +
Sources <p><em>Swedish Baseball Histor <p><em>Swedish Baseball History</em>, <span style="text-decoration: underline;">Baseball Mercury</span> (England, William Morgan, ed.) Issue 13, August 1976, page 3.  Accessed 6/24/2013 at <a href=""></a>.  </p></a>.  </p>
Submission Note Via Project Cobb Website (url above)  +
Submitted by Joe Gray +
Type Club  +
Type of Date Year  +
Has improper value forThis property is a special property in this wiki. State  + , Borough  + , Has Supplemental Text  + , Duplicate  + , Is Foundation Date  + , Entered by  +
Categories Clubs  + , Pre-pro  + , First in Sweden  + , First in a Country  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 28 July 2019 18:26:14  +
DateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 June 1949  +
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