Photo Credit: U.S. Military Academy at West Point photo
Staff Sgt. Ty Michael Carter rides the Army Mule at Michie Stadium at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., during the Army vs. Morgan State game, Aug. 30, 2013. Carter received the Medal of Honor during a ceremony at the White House, Aug. 26, 2013, for extraordinary gallantry and selfless actions during the Battle of Kamdesh at Combat Outpost Keating, Afghanistan, on Oct. 3, 2009. Carter was also inducted into the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes, Aug. 27.