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Remembering the New Zealand Marist Chaplains of World War One

Fr Segrief was the first NZ Catholic Chaplain to serve in World War One and saw service throughout the whole war.

A Contribution of the New Zealand Chaplains in France

Where the battles of northern France and Belgium were fought, were not empty plains but people‚Äôs villages and homes. The presence of our troops, their chaplains and their relationships also had an effect on the civilian population. During different periods of 1917, the following New Zealand chaplains were stationed at Nieppe: Frs Barra SM, McMenamin, […]