Camp Grant

“Morale Work in the Camp”

Chaplain Ackley, asst morale officer and chief chaplain at Camp Grant delivered address before

Kiwanis on Tues Feb 4.. During wartime the main stress is to inspire a will to win; inspired with

confidence, upheld with devotion to country and for the cause for which they fought.

During Peacetime, the emphasis is on how to keep them happy; Y.M.C.A. programs,

education, Also Knights of Columbus, Jewish Welfare, the Liberty theater, library….


Source: Rockford Morning Star 1919