Frank Curtis (priest)

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The Very. Rev Wilfred Frank Curtis, AKC was an Anglican priest.[1]

He was born on 24 February 1923 and educated at Foster's School, Sherborne and Bishop Wordsworth's School, Salisbury. After World War II service with the RA [2] he completed his studies at King's College London. He was ordained in 1952 [3] and became Curate of High Wycombe. He was with the Church Missionary Society from 1955 to 1974 when he became Provost of Sheffield. 1974.[4]

He retired in 1988 and died on 25 May 2005.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Telegraph Obituary
  2. ^ London Gazette 20 July 1943
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975-76 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
  4. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Ivan Delacherois Neill
Provost of Sheffield
1974–1988
Succeeded by
John Warren Gladwin