Worked as a catechist, helping Jesuit missionaries. Imprisoned at Ikinoshima for his faith. While imprisoned, he was received into the Jesuits. Martyr.
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Tokyo 135-8585, JAPAN
- “Blessed Augustine Ota“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 September 2013. Web. 10 July 2014. <>