Sarah Reay: The Half-Shilling Curate
19 October @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am£5
Sarah Reay: The Half-Shilling Curate, A personal account of war & faith 1914-1918
The Half-Shilling Curate was an Army Chaplain who in 1915 was attached to the DLI & Northumberland Fusiliers. His descriptive account, from his own personal letters and writings, illustrates the value of love and faith during the Great War. He was the only known Army Chaplain during the war to be awarded the Military Cross for exemplary gallantry on a ship.