- Joachim Firaiama-Diz
- Joachim Firayama-Diz
Layman sailor in the archdiocese of Nagasaki, Japan. Member of the Confraternity of the Rosary. Captain of the ship that brought Blessed Pedro de Zúñiga and Blessed Ludovic Frarijn from Manila to Japan. The ship was captured by Dutch Protestant pirates, and taken to Firando. Joachim was martyred with his crew.
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Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan
2-10-10 Shiomi Koto-ku
Tokyo 135-8585, JAPAN
- “Blessed Ioachim Díaz Hirayama“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 July 2014. Web. 1 February 2015. <>