Remains of US chaplain who died saving others at Pearl Harbor to be flown home

Fr Aloysius Schmitt, the first US chaplain to be killed in the Second World War, had a ship named in his honour There was nothing yet infamous about December 7, 1941, when Fr Aloysius Schmitt woke up aboard the battleship the USS Oklahoma to celebrate Mass that Sunday morning at Pearl Harbor. But just minutes… Continue reading Remains of US chaplain who died saving others at Pearl Harbor to be flown home