Marine to receive Medal of Honor at White House (video).

Two years ago, Dakota Meyer repeatedly ran through enemy fire…

Two years ago, Dakota Meyer repeatedly ran through enemy fire to recover the bodies of fellow American troops during a firefight in Afghanistan.

Two years ago, Dakota Meyer repeatedly ran through enemy fire to recover the bodies of fellow American troops during a firefight in Afghanistan.

Meyer ultimately saved the lives of 13 U.S. Marines and soldiers, and 23 Afghan soldiers, according to the Medal of Honor account on the Marine website. He also is credited with killing at least eight Taliban insurgents during the September 2009 incident in Kunar province.

Source: CNN

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