Dakota Meyer: What Is Your Purpose?
Motivational speaker and Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer talks about the roles that purpose and accountability have played in his life.
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Medal of Honor Recipient & New York Times Best-Selling Author
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Sergeant Dakota Meyer is a Marine Corps veteran and the recipient of the Medal of Honor, the military’s highest honor. He is the first living marine to have received the medal since 1973 and is also one of the youngest. Through five successive missions, he helped save the lives of 13 American and 23 Afghan troops. President Barack Obama awarded Meyer the medal on September 15, 2011. Meyer was also inducted into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon. He addresses motivation, courage, leadership, believing in yourself, doing what is right, and what happened that day in Afghanistan.