Chaplain John McNamara Administers the Last Rites to Dickey Chapelle
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Henri Huet: Chaplain John McNamara administers the last rites to Dickey Chapelle. Chaplain John McNamara of Boston makes the sign of the cross as he administers the last rites to photographer Dickey Chapelle on Nov. 4th 1965. Chapelle was covering a US Marine unit on a combat operation near Chu Lai for the National Observer when she was seriously wounded, along with four Marines, by an exploding mine. She died in a helicopter en route to a hospital. Photo by Henri Huet KIA Feb. 10 1971 over Laos.
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