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Military Chaplains

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Chaplain (Lieutenant Colonel) Walter J. Vrudny Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-2989
Scope and Contents

The collection contains photographs, Military Chaplains Reports (monthly, 1952-1972), Assignment Orders, Correspondence, and various military forms.

Dates: 1952 - 1972

Communion Set. Military. Chaplain Martin Baumgaertner, 1945

Identifier: AUG 2020 #12
Chaplain Communion Set Description Silver Paten: 5.5" diameter with a slightly recessed plate and an etched cross on the rim (E842, International Sterling) Gold Paten: 5.75" diameter with a slightly recessed plate and "U.S." etched on the back Two Glass Cruets: 4" tall and 2.5" diameter at the base - with a broken cross-topped stopper Glass Cruet Tray: 9" long X 4.25"...
Dates: 1945

Fred T. Eggert Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0869
Content Description

Four boxes - Files of Rev. Fred T. Eggert: class notes; correspondence from his parish ministry; files from Lutheran Service Centers with Armed Forces Commission in various US cities and Germany

Dates: 1945 - 1979

Harold G. Woodworth, Jr. Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-3139
Scope and Contents

Autobiography and correspondence, some relating to his chaplaincy work in the Vietnam War.

Dates: 1933 - 1986

Military Chaplaincy, 1938 - 1970

Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The collection contains Air Force chaplaincy files, files on various charities, files regarding "Parables", correspondence, awards and honors, postcards, photographs, yearbooks, manuals, minutes, and convention and conference proceedings. There is also a large collection of Scharlemann's teaching notes and files.

Dates: Other: 1938 - 1970

Milton S. Ernstmeyer Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0311
Scope and Contents

The collection contains Ernstmeyer's original orders for the military chaplaincy from 1943 to 1970 and several Armed Forces editions of the New Testament, Psalms, and the Book of Prayers. An additional folder of biographical information is also included which was moved from the CHI biographical files February 2016. A preliminary inventory is in Box 2.

Dates: 1941 - 1991

Oscar W. Schoech Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0731
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, newsletters, articles, and booklets. Keywords: Chaplain, War Crimes, Japan Mission, Danker, Sugamo Prison

Dates: 1949 - 1976

Michael E. Ramming Writings

Identifier: Collection ID-0780
Content Description

  • Brief Biographical Summary
  • Words of Prespective, Encouragement and Guidance: For LCMS Military Chaplains by Capt. Michael E. Ramming (2017, 14 pages)
  • Fifty Years of Ministry Memories: Michael Evert Ramming (2019, 15 pages)

Dates: 1969 - 2019