Chaplains (individual)

On this page are memorials (and sometimes pictures from Memorial Services/Ceremonies) for individual named chaplains. Obviously, this page will never be complete, but will especially include memorials for the more well-known chaplains as well as others as they become known to us. For memorials for chaplains as a whole, visit this page.

 

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Chaplain (MG) Gaylord T. Gunhus, Retired, Memorial Ceremony at First Free Methodist Church, Seattle, Washington

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Chaplain (CPT) Emil J. Kapaun Memorial, Camp Walker Korea

Chaplain Kapaun Memorial, Camp Walker

Unveiled 19 December 2015 at Camp Walker, Korea, this memorial to Chaplain Kapaun who died while a POW in Korea, is the first monument to Kapaun on the Peninsula. (Photo by Ashley Rowland, Stars & Stripes)

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Choisy au Bac American Memorial, France

By the Town Hall is a park area, with a walkway adjacent to Rue d’ Aigle in Choisy au Bac, France. Along this walkway is a small monument as a memorial to 3 Soldiers who died in this area in World War 2. One of these Soldiers was Chaplain (Captain) Charles Blakeney of the 28th Infantry Division.

Choisy Au Bac France chaplain memorial

English Translation: IN MEMORY OF AMERICAN SOLDIERS FALLEN IN THE FIELD OF HONOR On 1 September 1944: Capt. (Chaplain) BLAKENEY Charles 28th Infantry Division; Capt. RAY James W 5th Armor Division; Pvt. MANGINI J 28th Infantry Division; THE TOWN OF CHOISY AU BAC IS GRATEFUL

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Four Chaplains Memorial, Falls Church, Virginia

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Four Chaplains Monument, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Four_Chaplains_monument,_Ann_Arbor,_Michigan

 

 

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