Catholic Conversion and Ordination

Images of Fr. Arrupe, Fr. Nevel, the Hasegawa conversion, and Tadashi’s ordination as a Franciscan priest.


Before The Atomic bomb

The city of Hiroshima and the Hasegawa family before the calamity of the atomic bomb.


After the Atomic Bomb

Images of the destruction from the atomic bombing.


Healing and the Road to Priesthood

Images from Tadashi’s life during the time after the bombing when he went back to finish high school and eventually entered the seminary to study to become a Catholic priest.



Hiroshima today plus recent images of Tadashi, his family and his tombstone. Tadashi passed away from cancer in 2012.

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