Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

United States History Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Articles 1 - 9 of 9

Full-Text Articles in United States History

O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Jan 2015

O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

This annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society includes articles about the retirement of Commander Jamie Godwin, a recap of the 2014 O'Callahan Society dinner and remarks by speaker Admiral Michelle Howard, updates on the HC NROTC Unit and the announcement of a mentoring initiative.


O'Callahan 50th Anniversary Memorial Invitation, The O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Mar 2014

O'Callahan 50th Anniversary Memorial Invitation, The O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan 50th Anniversary Event

Invitation for a memorial event honoring Rev. Joseph T. O'Callahan, S.J. on the 50th anniversary of his death. Father O'Callahan was a professor at the College of the Holy Cross, and also served as a Navy chaplain during World War II. He was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his heroic actions aboard the USS Franklin when it was attacked during the war.

The memorial event was sponsored by The O'Callahan Society. It included a memorial Mass, wreath laying ceremony at Father O'Callahan's grave in the Jesuit cemetery and a presentation by Dr ...


O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Jan 2014

O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

This annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society includes articles about Homecoming Weekend, the 13th annual O'Callahan Society dinner, the remembrance for the 50th anniversary of the death of Rev. Joseph T. O'Callahan, S.J., and a gift by the Class of 1951 in memory of their classmates who died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.


O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Jan 2013

O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

This annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society includes a tribute in memory of Rev. John E. Brooks, S.J., updates on the HCROTC Unit, recap of the 12th annual O'Callahan Society dinner, notification of changes in leadership and notice of the establishment of the O’Callahan Society Initiatives Fund.


O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Jul 2011

O'Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

This annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society includes articles about the reinstatement of NROTC at three Ivy League universities, updates for the HC NROTC Unit, and plans to recognize the 70th anniversary of the NROTC Unit at Holy Cross.


O’Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Apr 2010

O’Callahan Society Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

The annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society includes articles about Holy Cross' commitment to a new GI Bill/Yellow Ribbon Program, updates for the HC NROTC Unit, summary of remarks by Vice Admiral Peter H. Daly USN, Deputy Commander Fleet Forces Command and announcement of change from O'Callahan Committee to O'Callahan Society.


O’Callahan Committee Inaugural Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross Apr 2009

O’Callahan Committee Inaugural Newsletter, O'Callahan Society, College Of The Holy Cross

O'Callahan Society Newsletters

First annual newsletter of the O'Callahan Society, formerly known as the Committee for the Joseph T. O’Callahan NROTC Scholarship Fund.


Rev. J. T. O'Callahan, Hero-Priest, Is Dead, Catholic Free Press Mar 1964

Rev. J. T. O'Callahan, Hero-Priest, Is Dead, Catholic Free Press

Biographical resources

Obituary of Rev. Joseph T. O'Callahan (May 15, 1905-March 18, 1964), a Jesuit priest who served as a chaplain in the United States Navy and as a professor at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts. Fr. O'Callahan was the first military chaplain to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. He died in Worcester and was buried in the Jesuit cemetery on the Holy Cross campus.


Father Joseph Timothy O'Callahan, Richard J. Dowling S.J. Jan 1964

Father Joseph Timothy O'Callahan, Richard J. Dowling S.J.

Biographical resources

This reflection provides a biological sketch of Rev. Joseph T. O'Callahan, S.J., a Jesuit priest who taught mathematics and physics at the College of the Holy Cross. During World War II, Fr. O'Callahan was commissioned as a chaplain in the United States Navy and was serving aboard the USS Franklin when the ship was attacked. He was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his heroic efforts following the attack, distinguishing him as the first military chaplain to receive such recognition. Dowling's thoughtful essay briefly recounts the vocational and military career, as well as the character ...