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Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Bishop John F. O’Hara, 03/08/1945

MC78_80.7649_1945_03_08.pdf

Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Bishop John F. O’Hara, regarding Philadelphia chaplains killed in WWII.

Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Bishop John F. O’Hara, 05/19/1942

MC78_80.7649_1942_05_19.pdf

Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Bishop John F. O’Hara, regarding number of chaplains.

Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Reverend Aloysius McGrann, 08/20/1945

MC78_80.7174.pdf

Letter to Cardinal Dougherty from Reverend Aloysius McGrann, report of Father McGrann’s activities.