History

The Salvation Army was founded in 1865 by William and Catherine Booth, when it was originally called the East London Christian Mission, and has had a presence in Boston since 1878. You can read about the history of The Salvation Army in general on the UK Territory’s website.

On our Corps website you can read about some of the local Salvation Army history, and you can also read and see excerpts from the Corps History Book:

Local Salvation Army History

Corps History Book 1908-1919