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A Service of Dedication


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from the Wren Chapel of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea to mark the launching of a permanent appeals organisation by the Army Benevolent Fund.
Introduced by Lt.-General Sir Brian Horrocks, K.C.B., K.B.E.. D.S.O., M.C.
The Service conducted by The Chaplain of the Royal Hospital, The Rev. L. V. Headley, O.B.E. The sermon preached by the Chaplain General to the Forces, The Ven. Archdeacon I. D. Neill, O.B.K., Q.H.C.
Band of the Welsh Guards under the direction of Major F. L. Statham, M.B.E.
(to 11.45)


Presenter: Lt.-General Sir Brian Horrocks
Service conductor: The Rev. L. V. Headley
Sermon preacher: The Ven. Archdeacon I. D. Neill
Organist: Helen T. Young
Band of the Welsh Guards under the direction of: Major F. L. Statham
Commentator: Wynford Vaughan Thomas

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A Service of Dedication

BBC Television, 4 June 1961 10.45

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