“60 MINUTES PRESENTS: HONORING OUR TROOPS" - SUNDAY, MAY 27, 2012

NEVER SEEN THE LIKE – After many requests for help from his ambushed unit were denied, Dakota Meyer took matters into his own hands, going through a gauntlet of Taliban fire five times to try and to save his trapped comrades. His efforts earned him the Medal of Honor.  David Martin reports.  Mary Walsh and Tadd Lascari are the producers.

OPERATION PROPER EXIT – This unique program takes wounded warriors back to the battlefield in an effort to provide closure that often leads to better lives for these veterans and their families.  Scott Pelley reports. Henry Schuster is the producer.

MARINE BROTHERS – Lara Logan reports on five sets of brothers in the Marine Reserves who fought for the right to be on the front lines of combat in Afghanistan with their siblings. Tom Anderson is the producer.

 

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