Serving those who serve

By |2018-01-03T03:08:56+10:00June 14th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Rituals & Prayer, Seasonal, Special Feasts|Tags: |

The Chaplain Department of the Australian Imperial Forces was formed in 1913. It included 116 appointed chaplains with equal numbers of each denomination. After the War began, the numbers were rearranged according to the proportion of the populations. 414 clergy men served in WWI and received a total of 72 honours in recognition of their