A soldier serving with the British Army in Holland decided, after careful consideration, to become a Catholic. He was received into the Church by Fr. C. V. Murphy, senior chaplain. The ceremony. consisting of Baptism, Confession and First Communion, took place in a Dutch field in the front line and the convert heard his first Mass on the battlefield, said by the chaplain on a portable altar attached to his car.
Page 6, 27th October 1944
27th October 1944
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Organisations: British Army in Holland
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