President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts, at the White House, Washington, D.C., July 21, 2014. Pitts received the nation's highest military honor for his actions in 2008 in Wanat, Afghanistan, with 2nd Platoon, Chosen Company, 2nd Battalion (Airborne), 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade.

Medal of Honor recipient Pitts: 'It is their names, not mine'

President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to former Staff Sgt Ryan M. Pitts during a White House ceremony July, 21, 2014....READ MORE