Faithful priest, dedicated Soldier: Korean War chaplain to receive Medal of Honor (8 of 11)
Photo Credit: Photo courtesy the Kapaun family
Emil Kapaun and his mother, Bessie, prior to his ordination to the priesthood, circa 1939. Kapaun became a U.S. Army chaplain in 1943, serving in World War II, and later, the Korean War.
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