Fort Leavenworth Chaplains

Communion Set, c1872

This communion set was used by Reverend John Hodge while at Fort Leavenworth from 1919-1944. Made by Rogers, Smith & Co, all four pieces are silver-plated and engraved “Fort Leavenworth”. 

Chaplain Collar Patches

Every religion in the Army Chaplain Corps is represented by their own branch insignia. The Latin cross signifies a chaplain of the Christian faith. This insignia was adopted in 1898.