President Obama Awards Former Marine Dakota Meyer With Medal Of Honor (Dakota Meyer)

President Obama Awards Former Marine Dakota Meyer With Medal Of Honor
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Former active duty Marine Corps Corporal Dakota Meyer looks on after he was presented with the Medal of Honor by U.S. President Barack Obama during an East Room ceremony September 15, 2011 at the White House in Washington, DC. Corporal Meyer received the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions while serving as a member of Marine Embedded Training Team 2-8, Regional Corps Advisory Command 3-7, in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, on September 8, 2009 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, according to a White House press release.
(Sept. 14, 2011 - Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images North America)
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