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Soldier priest awarded Medal of Honor

Published On: Apr 15 2013 02:19:11 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 11 2013 01:43:35 PM CDT

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 prays with a soldier during the Korean War.

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