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To Love and Serve provides the service records of the 54 Jesuits from the New England Province of Jesuits who served as military chaplains during World War II. It also includes information about awards and medals they received, and personal accounts of their experiences. The appendices include tables of the New England Province Military Chaplains, from 1918 to 2014. A Photo Gallery displays group photographs of the World War II Chaplains.

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Jesuits, New England Province of the Society of Jesus, Military Chaplains, World War II, History


History | Military History | Missions and World Christianity


To Love and Serve is only available as an e-book.

In To Love and Serve, Rev. Joseph P. Duffy, S.J. builds on the work of Rev. Gerard F. Giblin, S.J. who documented the records of Jesuits in the United States who served in the Armed Forces from 1917 to 1960.

The group photographs included in the To Love and Serve Photo Gallery have also been included in CrossWorks as supplemental files. See the Photo Gallery for identification.

To Love and Serve:  World War II Chaplains of the New England Province of Jesuits