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Early Leaders of The Salvation Army in Australia

During the first 30 years The Salvation Army in Australia had eight changes of leadership.

During the leadership of James Hay the Australian Command was spilt into the Australia Southern Territory and the Australia Eastern Territory.

Here are the names and years of these early leaders:

Thomas Sutherland - 1881
James Barker – 1882
Ballington Booth – 1885
Henry Howard – 1886
Thomas Coombs – 1889
Herbert Booth – 1896
Thomas McKie – 1901
James Hay – 1909

Early Salvation Army Leaders (hover over or select image for details)

Thomas Sutherland - 17 February 1881  James Barker - 21 September 1882  Ballington Booth - February 1885  Henry Howard - February 1886    

  Thomas Coombs - 1889  Herbert Booth - 1896  Thomas McKie - 1901    James Hay - 1909