OBON SOCIETY is a non-profit humanitarian initiative committed to the promotion of peace. 

We facilitate the reconciliation of families by returning Non-Biological Human Remains taken during times of war. 

We assist those in possession of these cherished heirlooms who wish to return them to their rightful owners.

Your donation is the cornerstone of our mission and enables our work to continue. 


American and Japanese families at the returning ceremony.


In this brief video, you will witness a touching moment as a sibling receives the Yosegaki Hinomaru (Non-Biological Human Remains) once carried by his older brother, who went missing in war more than 76 years ago.



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