Father Emil Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an altar on Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean War on Nov. 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23, 1951, at age 35.
Father Emil Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an altar on Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean War on Nov. 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23, 1951, at age 35. Courtesy photo
Father Emil Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an altar on Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean War on Nov. 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23, 1951, at age 35. Courtesy photo

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