Elder Perry Establishes First Stake in Guam

The Barrigada Guam Stake, the first stake on the island territory located in the northern Pacific, was organized on December 10 during a visit from Elder L. Tom Perry of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Elder Perry, who served in the United States Marine Corps in the area during World War II, also visited the neighboring island of Saipan. Visit Newsroom for more on the creation of Guam’s first stake and Elder Perry’s visit to Guam and Saipan, including video of local news coverage.