Kapaun uses bike to navigate battlefield
Photo Credit: David Vergun
President Barack Obama announced March 11, 2013, that Chaplain (Capt.) Emil J. Kapaun will be awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously, April 11, for his actions leading up to his capture as a prisoner of war in North Korea. Here, Kapaun finds a bicycle to get around the battlefield after his jeep was destroyed by a landmine.
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