- Childhood Name: 左嘉江 (Sakae)
- Japanese: 島津 忠寛 (Shimazu Tadahiro)
Shimazu Tadahiro was the final lord of Sadowara han.
Tadahiro's third son Shimazu Keijirô studied in the United States for about seven years in the 1860s-70s, and played a notable role in both the Freedom and People's Rights Movement (Jiyû minken undô) and the Satsuma Rebellion, in which he was killed.
|Lord of Sadowara han
- Honjin shoku ha tsurai yo, exhibit pamphlet, Kusatsu: Shiseki Kusatsujuku honjin (2020).
- Plaques on-site at grave of Shimazu Keijirô at the Nanshû Cemetery, Kagoshima.