March Talk – Role of Royal Navy Chaplains

Posted on Thursday 3 March 2022

Our March Guest Speaker is Dr Linda Parker – her talk is entitled ‘The Royal Naval Chaplain Department since 1945: Continuity or Change from the Past? An examination of the role of the chaplain in the Royal Navy since World War Two.’

Join us on Thursday 17 March at 1900book your place here.

Dr Linda Parker is an author and independent scholar. Her main historical interests are 20th century military history, particularly chaplaincy.  Linda has published five books on British Army chaplaincy in both World Wars and her most recent book is Nearer My God to Thee: Airborne Chaplains in the Second World War (Helion, 2020).

Linda is a member of the Western Front Association and the Second World War Research Group and a founder member of the British Modern Military History Society. You can follow her on Twitter @lindamparker56 and read more at

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