Bates, Very Reverend John Maclellan Biography 1971

BATES, Very Reverend John Maclellan
Born: Thames, 1903, son of John Bates; married 1930 Jean Blackie, daughter of William Allan; 2 daughters
Education: Thames Central, Thames High, Auckland Grammar Schools, Otago University, Zurich University; MA [Master of Arts], LLD [Doctor of Laws]
University lecturer 1928-30, 1933; minister Takapau 1930-32, Kurow 1935-40, Rangiora 1940-44, Karori 1944-51; warden Arana Hall Dunedin 1951-57; minister St Clair 1958-68; chairman Stuart Halls council 1959-; chairman Faith and Order Committee 1962-65; member World Faith and Order Committee 1963–; Moderator president General Assembly 1965
War service; chaplain NZ Army
Publications: A Manual of Doctrine 2nd  edition 1960
Recreation: music, travel, photography
Private address: Riccarton Rd, Mosgiel

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New Zealand Who’s Who 10th edition 1971

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