One of two iconic photographs of Father Emil Kapaun, right, shows him and another soldier carrying an exhausted GI off a battlefield in Korea early in the war. The soldier on the GI’s other side was Capt. Jerome A. Dolan, a medical officer with the 8th Cavalry regiment.
One of two iconic photographs of Father Emil Kapaun, right, shows him and another soldier carrying an exhausted GI off a battlefield in Korea early in the war. The soldier on the GI’s other side was Capt. Jerome A. Dolan, a medical officer with the 8th Cavalry regiment. Acme Photo Courtesy of Acme Photo
One of two iconic photographs of Father Emil Kapaun, right, shows him and another soldier carrying an exhausted GI off a battlefield in Korea early in the war. The soldier on the GI’s other side was Capt. Jerome A. Dolan, a medical officer with the 8th Cavalry regiment. Acme Photo Courtesy of Acme Photo

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