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Umio Gen (c. 1917-?)

Umio Gen was born Ha-Nan Hyun in Cheju, Korea and grew up in Japan. He began his pro career as a teenager, winning the Japanese bantamweight title before coming to America in 1937. In the States, Gen fought mostly on the West coast before returning to Asia in 1939.

Career Record
Won: 22, KOs: 4
Lost : 22
Draw: 13

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