Dakota Meyer Wiki, Story, Book, Baby, Blog, Wedding
Dakota Meyer who is a veteran of United States Marine Corps as well as the War in Afghanistan was born on 26th June of the year 1988. She is mostly known for being awarded Medal of Honor for his actions during Battle of Ganjgal on 8th September of 2009 at the Kunar Province, Afghanistan. He is the native of Columbia, Kentucky, United States. She went to study at the Green County High School and got graduated from there in 2006. After that, he enlisted in Marine Corps at the recurring station in the Louisville, Kentucky as well as he also completed the basic training at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.
In the year 2007, Meyer was deployed to Fallujah, Iraq as a scout sniper with third Battalion, third Marines. He then gained the national for actions in the Afghanistan during his 2nd deployed in Kunar Province with the Embedded Training Team 2-8. On 8th September of 2009 in the near village of Ganjgal, he learned three Marines and a Navy corpsman who were the members of Meyer’s squad as well as his friends were missing after being ambushed by the group of in insurgents. Under the enemy fire, he entered to an area known to be the inhabited by the insurgents and he eventually found four missing servicemen dead as well as stripped of their weapons, body armors and the radios.
After one year of the battle of Ganjgal, he attempt to commit a suicide after he got drunk at the house of his friend. He used a Glock pistol kept in the glove compartment of his truck. The gun was not loaded. Later, he sought help for the post traumatic stress disorder. In addition to that, Meyer also got participated in 4th season of the Maximum Warrior which is a TV competition between the elite US military operators. Prior to that, Meyer wrote a book titled Into the Fire: a firsthand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War which was co-written with Bing West. The book is about the story of battle of Ganjgal and it was published on 25th September of the year 2012.
To talk about his personal life biography, he has already got married as well as divorced too. After that, he got engaged with Bristol Palinon 13th March of 2015. It was announced on 18th May that their wedding which was scheduled for 23rd May has been called off. Palin had described her kind of a man on her blog in December. His wife announced on 25th June that she was pregnant and the the baby daddy is Dakota.
Apart from that, Dakota has now reached at the age of 27. He is the 2nd youngest living Medal of Honor recipient, 3rd living recipient for either the Operation Iraqi Freedom or the Operation Enduring Freedom Afghanistan as well as the 1st living Marine in the 38 years to be so honored. Meyer is very good looking as well as hot too. There is no information found about his children. Besides that, he is also the active user of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.