Tony Muran in 1939
Tony Muran seen here receiving his mokuroku from Prof. Okazaki in 1939 (L) and later in 1980 (R).
He was naturalized as a United States citizen in 1950 in Los Angeles. Tony Muran passed away on June 19, 1986 in Lakewood, OH.
This Feb. 15, 1940 photo shows the Kodenkan instructor corps as of 1940. They are (seated L-R) Charles F. Wagner, Professor Okazaki, Richard P. Rickerts, Emil "Curley" Freedman; (standing L-R) Robert W. Pratt, Tony Muran, John F. Cahill, Marion W. Anderson, James "Sonny" Chang, Juan D. Gomez, Frank N. Souza. This photo is interesting because it contains the autographs of each of these men.
Tony Muran, Don Carver and Ray Law listen as Richard Rickerts addresses a class in San Francisco in 1941.
Tony Muran performs Hane Goshi.
Professor Tony Muran displays his mokuroku and a certificate in 1981 at the Penmar Jujitsu Kai in Santa Monica, CA.
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