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Walsh, Rt. Rev. Gordon Johnlocked

Born 1880; s of late John Edward Walsh, BL, JP, Dublin; m 1909, Edythe (d 1956), d of late Archdeacon Spence, DD, Belfast; no c; died 19 Nov. 1971

Assistant Bishop of Ely since 1942

Education

Sutton Valence Sch., Kent; Trinity Coll., Dublin; BA 1902, MA 1909, DD 1927; MA Jesus Coll., Cambridge, 1945

Career

Ordained, 1903; Curate, Trinity Church, Belfast, 1903, and St Mary’s, Belfast, 1905; Association Secretary of the Colonial and Continental Church Society for Ireland, 1909; Rector of St Peter’s, Athlone, 1910–13; missionary under the Church Missionary Society at Tokushima, 1914–22; Hakodate, 1922–23; Asahigawa, 1923–27; Secretary to the CMS Hokkaido Mission and Examining Chaplain to the Bishop of the diocese, 1922–27; Bishop in Hokkaido, 1927–40; Vicar of Eastry and Tilmanstone, Kent, 1941–42; Residentiary Canon of Ely Cathedral, 1942–67; Vice-Dean, 1956–67

Clubs

Royal Societies, Royal Over-Seas League

Address

3 Bishop Wynn Close, Broad Street, Ely, Cambs

Ely 2764