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Naval History and Heritage Command

Mass for the Fallen

A priest using a folding table as an alter conducts mass for a group of marines
Description: Painting, Acrylic on Illustration Board; by John Steel; 1966; Framed Dimensions 18H X 22W
Accession #: 88-160-HV
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A priest and Marines hold a mass in the field in remembrance of fallen comrades. Marine units were ministered to by Navy chaplains.

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