Chaplain Kapaun statue
Photo Credit: Jacqueline Hames
This statue at St. John Nepomucene Church in Pilsen, Kan., depicts Chaplain (Capt.) Emil Kapaun, chaplain, helping a wounded Soldier in Korea. The church, where Kapaun celebrated his first Mass as a priest, displays a number of his personal effects, including his vestments and a portable confessional.
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