Eva Burrows

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Eva Evelyn Burrows

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Eva Burrows at The Salvation Army's Australia Southern Territory Training College
13th General of The Salvation Army
In office
1986–1993
Preceded byJarl Wahlström
Succeeded byBramwell Tillsley
Personal details
Born(1929-09-15)15 September 1929
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Died20 March 2015(2015-03-20) (aged 85)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
NationalityAustralian
Spouse(s)None
RelationsOnly living sister from 8 siblings, Margaret Emma Southwell who resides in Melbourne
ChildrenNone
ResidenceMelbourne, Victoria, Australia

Eva Evelyn Burrows, AC (15 September 1929 – 20 March 2015) was an Australian community welfare organiser. From 1986 to 1993, Burrows served as the 13th General of the Salvation Army. She served as an Officer of the Salvation Army from 1951 to her retirement in 1993.

Burrows died on 20 March 2015 at a hospital in Melbourne, Victoria, aged 85.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Salvation Army leader General Eva Burrows dies, aged 85". Daily Telegraph.com. Retrieved March 22, 2015.

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