President Barack Obama and wife Michelle (wearing a dotted Lanvin Resort frock seen before here) arrive with former active duty Marine Corps Corporal Dakota Meyer (3rd R) to award him the Medal of Honor at the White House in Washington, September 15, 2011. Meyer, the third living recipient of the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq and Afghanistan, is awarded for saving 36 lives from an ambush while serving as a member of a Marine embedded training team in Afghanistan on September 8, 2009. 

[photo via Reuters]