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Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Object ID 2015.052.002
Summary Certificate, Army and Navy recognition of Roswell C. Mennen's service as a chaplain, November 27, 1943. Printed on large sheet of paper. At top center is line drawing of Christian cross. Text reads "THE ARMY AND NAVY OF THE UNITED STATES / [cross] / In recognition of the patriotic sacrifices of / Grace Lutheran Church / High Point, N. C. / in giving the services of / Roswell C. Mennen / that he might serve God and Country as a / Chaplain / in the armed forces of the United States". Signed by William R. Arnold, Chief of Chaplains of the United States Army. Printed in small type at bottom center is "U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 16-34235-1".
Date November 27, 1943
Additional Information Mennen was the founder of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church.
People Mennen, Roswell C.
Search Terms General: Military
General: Religion
Grace Lutheran Church
U.S. Army
U.S. Navy
Credit Line Gift of members of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church