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www.marines.mil In light of recent discussion surrounding the Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer, the  United States Marine Corps has issued a statement regarding their choices and decisions in this matter.  The process by which a Medal of Honor recipient is chosen …
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By Terri Moon Cronk, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Medal of Honor recipient Marine Corps Sgt. Dakota Meyer plans to raise $1 million in scholarship money for the children of wounded Marines and Navy corpsmen, and challenges …
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On Sept. 15, 2011, President Barack Obama will present The Medal of Honor to former U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Dakota Meyer for his heroic actions in a remote Afghan village on Sept. 8, 2009. Meyer is the third living recipient, …
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Sgt. Dakota Meyer was serving with a special Marine Corps unit known as an Embedded Training Team when he performed the heroic actions that would eventually lead to him receiving the Medal of Honor. This video depicts the mission the …
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