Our History - The 1940's
4th January 1940
Wedding of Florrie Avis and Albert West
Wedding of Songster Florrie Avis and Bandsman Albert West conducted by Captain Coulter
Friday 22nd March 1940
Good Friday meeting
Good Friday meetings conducted in our own hall, good attendance at night.
Saturday 23rd March 1940
Wedding of Olive Popperwell and Leonard Gibson
Wedding of Songster Olive Popperwell and Bandsman Leonard Gibson condcuted by Brigadier Allen
30th April 1940
Enrollment of Senior Soldiers
Enrolement of 5 senior soldiers transferred from the juniors.
Farewell after a very happy stay.
11th May 1940
Wedding of Joan & Bob Abel
Joan and Bob Abel were married at Whistable Corps of The Salvation Army on 11th May 1940.
They later moved to Deal where they both attended for many years. Bob played trombone in the Band and Joan played the organ and then piano aged into her 90's.
Bob was promoted to glory on 17th February 2005
Joan's funeral was held at our church on Wednesday 6th April 2016
Deal Salvation Army
56 West Street
Our commanding officer, Lieutenant Kate Gregory can be contacted on 01304 375398
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