Servant of God Emil Kapaun (1916–1951)

Born in Pilsen, Kansas, Kapaun became an Army chaplain in 1944. He was taken a prisoner of war in Korea in 1950, ministered to fellow prisoners, and died of illness in prison a year later.

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W. Maher, A Shepherd in Combat Boots: Chaplain Emil Kapaun of the 1st Cavalry Division 

A. Tonne, The story of Chaplain Kapaun,: Patriot priest of the Korean conflict