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Four Chaplains Commemorative Day


The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor in New Windsor held its Four Chaplains Commemorative Day ceremony earlier this month. The Four Chaplains included: Lt. Alexander D. Goode (a rabbi), Lt. John P. Washington(a Catholic priest), Lt. George L. Fox (Methodist minister) and Lt. Clark V. Poling (Reformed Church minister) who gave up their life vests on a sinking ship, the transport Dorchester, to save the lives of other men. The event featured a candle lighting ceremony in honor of the four clergy. (photo provided)

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