Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)DA24/6/2
TitleCorrespondence with Arthur Chadwell
Extent4 files
DescriptionCorrespondence with Arthur Chadwell, Assistant Bishop in Korea (1951-1964), dated 12 Aug 1950 - 22 Jan 1965. Correspondence relates to the administration of the Diocese during the Korean War, and its aftermath. Includes statements for composite budgets, Anglican Church in Korea. From Nov 1958, correspondence relates largely to Chadwell's work at In'chon.
ArrangementCorrespondence in 4 parts, chronological order
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryArthur Chadwell was consecrated as Assistant Bishop of Korea in Nov 1951, to act in the absence of Bishop Cooper who had been taken prisoner by the Communist forces during the Korean War. He was solely responsible for the administration of the Diocese until Bishop Cooper's return in 1953. Following Bishop Cooper's resignation in 1955 he remained in charge of the Diocese until the appointment of Bishop John Daly in that year, and continued to serve as his Assistant Bishop. Following a furlough in 1958, he returned to Korea and was based at In'chon [Inchun] until his retirement in


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