U.S. Army chaplain Father Emil Joseph Kapaun, who died May 23, 1951, in a North Korean prisoner of war camp, is pictured in an undated photo. The Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military award for bravery, awarded to the priest posthumously at the White House April 11.
Today marks the 240th Anniversary of the U.S. Army Chaplain Corps (est. July 29, 1775). Read about the history of the Army Chaplain Corps and how Army Chaplains have served over great nation over the years. "Pro Deo et Patria," which means, "For God and Country."
Muslim army chaplain granted command of 14,000 mostly Christian soldiers
U.S. Army Chaplains Cross Pin Silver Plated 1". This is a new U.s. Army Chaplains Cross Pin Silver Plated 1".