On This Day in Chaplain Corps History
On 6 June 1944, the largest amphibious combat assault in history took place as Allied forces landed in Normandy by air and sea. Among them were 13 chaplains who parachuted in with the airborne troops and many more who landed on the beaches. In this episode of “On This Day in Chaplain Corps History,” the stories of some of those chaplains are told.
Posted on 6 June 2021, in Chaplaincy, History and tagged Chaplain Ellenberg, Chaplain Hall, Chaplain Maternowski, Chaplain Sampson, Chaplain Wood, D-Day, Operation Overlord. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.