Chaplain's Hill Project

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

Bonner, Peter L.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: Hometown: Philadelphia Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 7/28/1944 Resting Place: Normandy American Cemetery Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

Brett, Robert R.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Navy Conflict: Vietnam Monument: Catholic Born: 1/3/1936 Hometown: Morton Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 2/22/1968 Resting Place: Arlington National Cemetery Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

Conway, Anthony J.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Navy Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 10/22/1910 Hometown: Summit Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 7/23/1944 Resting Place: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific-Honolulu Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & […]

Fox, George

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Protestant Born: 3/15/1900 Hometown: Lewistown Home State: Pennsylvania 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 George L. Fox was born March 15, 1900 in […]

Gillespie, Dominic F.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: Army Conflict: World War II Monument:Catholic Born: 1910 Hometown: Philadelphia Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 3/28/1944 Resting Place: Holy Cross Cemetery-Yeadon, Pennsylvania Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

Hughes, John P.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: Hometown: Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 11/4/1943 Resting Place: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links […]

Irwin, William Arthur

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: 1899 Hometown: Philadelphia Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 8/8/1943  (London, England) Resting Place: Holy Cross Cemetery-Yeadon, Pennsylvania Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & […]

McGarrity, John J.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Navy Conflict: World War II Monument: Catholic Born: Hometown: Philadelphia Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: Lost at sea 2/7/1942-survived the sinking of the USS Langley, picked up by Pecos which was then sunk by the Japanese.  There is some confusion over the date of death. […]

McGonigal, Aloysius P.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: U.S. Army Conflict: Vietnam Monument: Catholic Born: 11/8/1921 Hometown: Tacony (Philadelphia) Home State: Pennsylvania Last place of Worship: Date of Death: 2/17/1968 Resting Place: Jesuit Cemetery-Wernersville, Pennsylvania Military Honors: Silver Star, Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal POW (Y/N) No Background   From Military Historical […]

Rump, Roland L.

Basic Biographical Details Branch: Conflict: Monument: Born: Hometown: Home State: Last place of Worship: Date of Death: Resting Place: Military Honors: POW (Y/N) Background   From Military Historical Documents     Photos/Videos   Documents   Information from family & friends   Links  

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