Soldier priest awarded Medal of Honor

POSTED: 12:19 PM PDT Apr 15, 2013    UPDATED: 11:43 AM PDT Apr 11, 2013 

Capt. Emil Kapaun, a Roman Catholic chaplain, was awarded the Medal of Honor on Thursday, 60 years after his death while a North Korean prisoner.

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Emil Kapaun poses for a portrait circa 1943.


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