Chaplain's Hill Project

Telling the stories of almost 250 U.S. Military Chaplains who lost their lives in the service to the nation

Category: Catholic Monument

Washington, John P.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 7/18/1908 Hometown: Kearny Home State: New Jersey Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 2/3/1943 Resting Place: Lost at Sea Military Honors: Four Chaplains’ Medal,Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) and Purple Heart POW (Y/N) N Background John P. Washington was born in Newark, New […]

Watters, Charles J.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army/New Jersey Air National Guard Conflict: Vietnam Monument: Catholic Born: 1/17/1927 Hometown: Jersey City Home State: New Jersey Last place of Worship: Served full time as the chaplain for the New Jersey Air National Guard Date of Death: 11/19/1967 Resting Place: Arlington National Cemetery Military Honors: Medal Honor (for actions in […]

Wieland, Fidelis M.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Navy Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: Hometown: Tuscon Home State: Arizona Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 5/5/1945 Killed when the USS Comfort was hit by Japanese suicide plane Resting Place: Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   […]

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