April 11, 2013

Obama presents Medal of Honor to family of Father Emil Kapaun of Kansas

President Obama presented the Medal of Honor to relatives of Father Emil Kapaun on Thursday, calling the priest from Pilsen “an American soldier who didn’t fire a gun, but who wielded the mightiest weapon of all a love for his brothers so pure that he was willing to die so they might live.”

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