Father Emil Josheph Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an alter,  Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean war less  than a month later on November 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23,  1951 at age 35.
Father Emil Josheph Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an alter, Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean war less than a month later on November 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23, 1951 at age 35.
Father Emil Josheph Kapaun celebrating Mass with this jeep hood as an alter, Oct 7, 1950. Kapaun was captured by Chinese troops during the Korean war less than a month later on November 2, 1950. Kapaun died in a prison camp May 23, 1951 at age 35.

Army: Kapaun worthy of Medal of Honor

October 02, 2009 12:00 AM