Video: Medal of Honor Recipient Visits Camp Lejeune
Video by Sanders Hall
B-roll of Medal of Honor recipient Cpl. William "Kyle" Carpenter's town hall meeting with Marines and sailors from II Marine Expeditionary Force and subordinate commands at the Base Theater aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, June 27. During his visit to the base, Carpenter also toured the Wounded Warrior Battalion-East complex, visited with Marines from his former command 2nd Battalion, 9th Marines, and had lunch with Marines from 2nd Marine Division battalions. Carpenter earned the nation's highest military award for his actions in Helmand province, Afghanistan, in November 2010 when he saved another Marine's life by shielding him from a grenade blast during an enemy attack. Also available in high definition.