US Army Chaplain Corps Celebrates 242nd Birthday

The US Army chaplaincy has a bit of history:

On the heels of the Army’s birthday, the Chaplain Corps was established as an integral part of the Continental Army on July 29, 1775…

“Second only to the Infantry, we’re the oldest corps in the Army,” said [Chaplain (Col) Gregory Walker]. “That’s saying something about our importance right there.”

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