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Press Release (Jul 09, 2013)Masao Yoshida Passes Away

Masao Yoshida, TEPCO Executive Officer (former Plant Chief of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station), passed away aged 58, at 11:32AM on Tuesday, July 9 at a hospital in Tokyo due to esophageal cancer. He had been battling the disease for some time.

The funeral and memorial service arrangements have not yet been confirmed, but will be conducted according to his family's wishes.

[Request to members of the media]
* Please refrain from contacting the family.
Please contact the following for media inquiries.
・ Tokyo Electric Power Company Corporate Communications Dept.

TEL: 03-6373-1111 (main line)

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July 9, 2013 (Statement)On the Passing of Mr. Yoshida, Former Plant Chief of Fukushima Daiichi NPS


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