- IE IJA MSSN/AUST/207
- 18-23 June 1915
Part of Irish Jesuit Missions
A file relating to an urgent request for chaplains for Australian troops fighting in the war. Includes letter from Dr Thomas Carr, D.D., Archbishop of Melbourne, St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne to Fr John Ryan SJ (Superior of the Mission) asking Fr Ryan to spare a priest to become a chaplain; telegrams and application by Fr Patrick Tighe SJ to serve.
Carr, Thomas Joseph, 1839-1917, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Melbourne