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NH 92790 Thomas A. Gill, Chaplain, USN

Thomas A. Gill, Chaplain, USN
Title: Thomas A. Gill, Chaplain, USN
Caption: Portrait painting by Clayton Braun, circa 1940s. Chaplain Gill served from 1874 to 1902, and became a Rear Admiral upon retirement, the first chaplain to reach that rank. He was an advocate of compulsory attendance at divine worship.
Description: Courtesy of the Chief of Chaplains, USN.
Catalog #: NH 92790
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Painting by Clayton Braun.
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo, Oil Painting
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