RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoW.Temple 51, ff. 183-391
TitleWAR 1939-45
Date3 July 1940-31 Dec 1942
DescriptionPapers relating to the recruitment and supervision of chaplains to the Armed Services, including correspondence from: Captain Henry David Reginald Margesson, Secretary of State for War (f. 186); Sir Ronald Forbes Adam, Adjutant-General to the Forces (ff. 190, 265); William Cosmo Gordon Lang, Archbishop of Canterbury (ff. 194-5); Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Bishop of London (ff. 197, 230, 249, 373); Richard Edward Parsons, Canon of York (ff. 199, 208, 220, 237-8); Charles Earle Raven, Master of Christ's College, Cambridge (ff. 206-7); Ernest Barker (ff. 213-14, 388); Henry Townsend Vodden, Suffragan Bishop of Hull (f. 216); Air Marshal Sir Philip Babington (ff. 217, 219); Maurice Henry Edwards, Chaplain-in-Chief to the Royal Air Force (passim); Martin Kiddle, Vicar of Christ Church, Harrogate (ff. 221-3); Sir William Arthington Worsley (ff. 224, 233); Geoffrey Charles Lester Lunt, Bishop of Ripon (ff. 234-5); John Macleod Campbell, Secretary of the Church Assembly Missionary Council (ff. 239, 244-8); Cyril Forster Garbett, Archbishop of York (ff. 241, 279, 282); Charles Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 7th Marquess of Londonderry (ff. 252-3, 258); Richard Godfrey Parsons, Bishop of Hereford (f. 259); Llewellyn Henry Gwynne, Bishop in Egypt and the Sudan (ff. 260, 297-301); Henry Thomas Alexander Dashwood, Principal Registrar of the Province of Canterbury (ff. 263, 305); Leslie Owen, Suffragan Bishop of Jarrow (ff. 264, 270, 328-9, 337, 378); Charles Douglas Symons, Chaplain-General to the Forces (ff. 267, 283, 344, 386); William Derrick Lindsay Greer, General Secretary of the Student Christian Movement of Great Britain (f. 273); Thomas Crick, Chaplain of the Fleet (ff. 286-7, 327); Michael Bolton Furse, Bishop of St. Albans (ff. 290-3); Sir John Cronyn Tovey (f. 302); Sir Frederick Carl Bovenschen, Joint Permanent Under-Secretary of State for War (ff. 303, 309, 340); Campbell Richard Hone, Bishop of Wakefield (f. 311); General Bernard Law Montgomery (ff. 313-14); David Colin Dunlop, Provost of St. Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh (f. 353); Ernest Denny Logie Danson, Bishop of Edinburgh (f. 354); Thomas Grigg-Smith (f. 355); Bishop Neville Stuart Talbot (ff. 356, 381); Frank Hay Gillingham, Hon. Canon of Southwark (ff. 357, 374); Herbert Arthur Jones, Provost of Leicester (f. 358); Guy Vernon Smith, Bishop of Leicester (ff. 359, 371); Sidney Ernest Swann, Hon. Canon of Bristol (ff. 360, 367); John Charles Mann, Assistant Bishop and Hon. Canon in the Diocese of Rochester (f. 361); and Harold Evelyn Hubbard, Suffragan Bishop of Whitby (f. 362). Also includes a 1942 Christmas letter to Anglican chaplains, signed jointly by Archbishop Temple and Cyril Forster Garbett, Archbishop of York (f. 387).
PublnNoteWilliam Temple Papers vol. 51, ff. 289, 341, 365-6, used in Michael Snape, 'The Royal Army Chaplains' Department 1796-1953: clergy under fire', Studies in Modern British Religious History, 18 (The Boydell Press, 2008) [Lambeth Palace Library G4375.S6]

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