Charles Henry Brent Phillipines Manila International Opium Commission Signed
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Charles Henry Brent Phillipines Manila International Opium Commission Signed:
Signed letter by Charles Henry Brent, member of the International Opium Commission
Charles Henry Brent (9 April 1862 – 27 March 1929) was the Episcopal Church's first Missionary Bishop of the Philippine Islands (1902–1918); Chaplain General of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I (1917–1918); and Bishop of the Episcopal Church's Diocese of Western New York (1918–1929). He has been characterized as a "gallant, daring, and consecrated soldier and servant of Christ" who was "one of modern Christendom's foremost leaders, prophets, and seers."
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