‘It captured his character’: Marine veteran pictured in iconic photograph feeding an orphaned KITTEN on the battlefield during the Korean War dies aged 90 Read | DailyMail


A US Marine veteran who became famous after he was photographed nursing a kitten back to health during the Korean War has died.

Family members of Frank Praytor confirmed that the 90-year-old passed away at his Albuquerque, New Mexico home on January 10, 2018 after battling a number of health problems for several years.

Sent to the front lines as a combat correspondent with the 1st Marine Division in 19


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