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Medal of Honor Winner Dakota Meyer on 60 Minutes (Video)

Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Dakota Meyer
Lance Cpl. Daniel Wetzel / US Marine Corps
Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Dakota Meyer

The CBS news magazine "60 Minutes" devoted an entire segment of the program to Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Dakota Meyer. President Obama awarded Meyer the nation's highest military honor last week at a special White House ceremony. Meyer is only the third living recipient of the Medal of Honor to fight in the wars in Iraq or Afghanistan. He is the first living Marine to receive the MOH since the Vietnam War.

Since being awarded the Medal of Honor, Sgt. Meyer has issued a challenge to Americans to help raise $1 million for the education of military children:

Here is the entire "60 Minutes" segment on Sgt. Meyer and his unbelievably heroic actions: