Corps Officers of Palma de Mallorca Corps (Spanish Congregation) & Mallorca Palma Nova Corps (Bilingual Congregation) Term began: July 2019
In May of 1971 the work was begun in Spain and in July of that same year in Portugal. From the start, the social work was recognized but in 2009, became established and recognized as a church by a decree from the Minister of Justice.
The Gonzalez’ last appointment was as CO’s of Winston-Salem (Citadel), NC. Major Alan writes the Spanish page in the War Cry.
Birthdays: Alan, April 12 & Mary, July 13 Anniversary: August 1
Chief Secretary & Territorial Secretary for Women’s Ministries Term began: August 1, 2015
The work in South Africa began in 1883 and has faced many difficult situations over the years getting established on solid footing. The Army re-established a presence in January 2008 and received official recognition in March of that year.
Most recently the Iglehearts were our Territorial Program Secretaries, and are known and loved throughout the USA South for their work with youth and love of missions. The Iglehearts have 3 grown daughters.
Birthdays: Kelly, October 29 & Donna, April 30 Anniversary: June 20, 1981
Director of the Rome Social Center & Guesthouse, & Support Officer to the Finance Department (Andy)
Corps Officer of Rome Corps & Chaplaincy for the Rome Social Center Term began: July 1, 2019
The flag was unfurled in 1887 but had to be removed. In 1893 the work was re-established and was recognized as a charitable organization. It wasn’t until 2009 that it received legal status as a religious body.
Andy was commissioned in 2012 and Monica in 2009. Their last appointment before going overseas was as Corps Officers in Roanoke, Va. They have 2 sons.
Birthdays: Andy, January 8 & Monica, March 24 Anniversary: June 20 Children’s Birthdays: Elijah, October 14, 2011 & Benjamin, April 9, 2015
Corps Officers of Torre Pellice Corps Term began: August 1, 2015
The flag was unfurled in 1887 but had to be removed. In 1893 the work was re-established and was recognized as a charitable organization. It wasn’t until 2009 that it received legal status as a religious body. In 2011, Greece became part of the command.
Captains Welch entered training from Winter Haven, FL and were commissioned in 2012 as Corps Officers in Ft. Walton Beach, FL. Jessica is originally from Italy.
Birthdays: Chris, July 22 & Jessica, April 30 Anniversary: May 30, 2009 Children’s Birthdays: Liam Matteo, April 14, 2014 & Rafaël Zane, June 3, 2018
Chief Secretary and Territorial Youth Secretary Term began: July 1, 2017
The work began in Denmark in 1887 and in 2015 in Greenland by Danish officers. There are over 1,200 soldiers attending more than 30 corps. The Army operates 4 recycling centers and numerous thrift stores throughout the country.
The Westmorelands have both given previous international service, most recently in Ukraine and the Republic of Georgia. Their last appointment in the US Southern Territory was as the Territorial Youth Secretaries.
Birthdays: Bobby, April 23 & Anne, July 28 Anniversary: December 28, 1992