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[PWRF Grant to South Wales]

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Date
1966 November 1
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Date
1966 November 1
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Text
The Anglican Church of Canada through its Primate's World Relief Fund has sent $2,500 to alleviate distress and for restoration work in Aberfan, South Wales, arising from the coal-slag avalanche which took the lives of some 150 persons, mostly children.
In making the money available to Rt. Rev. W.G.H. Simon, Bishop of Llandaff, Canon Maurice Wilkinson, secretary of the relief fund, cabled that the heart-felt prayers of all Canadian Anglicans were being offered for the people of Aberfan.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate's World Relief Fund (PWRF) - Grants
Disasters - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Aberfan, Wales
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