Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun

Chaplain (Father) Emil J. Kapaun (HM17P4)

Location: Marion, KS 66861 Marion County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 28.251', W 97° 2.187'

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In Memory Of

Outstanding Hero of the
Korean Conflict

Born April 20, 1916,
Pilsen, Kansas

Died May 6, 1951
Buried in Communist Prison Camp,
North Korea

"He was all man and all priest."
(Testimony of his fellow prisoners)
HM NumberHM17P4
Series This marker is part of the Medal of Honor Recipients series
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 10:53pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 671294 N 4259885
Decimal Degrees38.47085000, -97.03645000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 28.251', W 97° 2.187'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 28' 15.06" N, 97° 2' 11.22" W
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Area Code(s)620
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1900-1924 275th St, Marion KS 66861, US
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