Catholic thanks giving day services celebrated at bombed church in Capua, Italy.
Wrecked and bombed church. An aged Italian woman enters church, places flowers at altar and speaks to chaplain. Hole in church ceiling. Holy statue. US Army Catholic chaplain celebrates the day. Soldiers kneel in pra[..]
A catholic chaplain conducts the Mass and soldiers receive communion in Vietnam.
A U.S. chaplain's field memorial services in Vietnam during the Vietnam War. U.S. Army soldiers seated on the ground in front of the chaplain. The chaplain conducts the Mass. The flag of the United States flutters at[..]
Fr. Kapaun was a chaplain during the Korean War. He saved many men on the field, and many, many more while a prisoner. He is a Medal of Honor recipient due to the persistence of many non-Catholic and Catholic soldiers he helped save.
Another great tribute by Chris Stefanick of RealLifeCatholic.[..]
United States Marines at a mass aboard USS Talladega in the Pacific Ocean during World War II.
Invasion of Iwo Jima, Japan by United States during World War II. United States Marines aboard a ship as they head towards Iwo Jima. A Catholic Mass being conducted aboard USS Talladega (APA-208). Marin[..]