Tag: Chaplain

September 17 – Archbishop who was airborne at Arnhem

1974 – President and Mrs Childers with Most Rev Alan Buchanan, Archbishop of Dublin, and Fr PJ Murphy. Alan Buchanan was a Church of Ireland cleric who served as a chaplain in Italy and in Operation Market Garden.

June 14 – Roll of Honour

Ranville War Cemetery, France – remembering Wilnor Crawford, Royal Ulster Rifles. 1st (Airborne), from Ballymena and others who fell this day

Chaplain’s service recorded at Royal Portrush

In the club’s Roll of Honour is the name of Rev. Arthur Edwin Ross, MC and Bar. Here is an outline of his service and of the history of the Royal Army Chaplain’s Department.