Ty Carter http://kplu.org en Obama: Medal of Honor Recipient Brave at War and at Home http://kplu.org/post/obama-medal-honor-recipient-brave-war-and-home <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At a White House ceremony Monday, President Barack Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor on Army Staff </span>Sgt<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Ty Carter, a Spokane native currently stationed at Joint Base </span>Lewis-McChord<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>Carter was honored for his actions during the 2009 Battle of Kamdesh in Afghanistan.&nbsp; President Obama said Carter repeatedly put his own life on the line to save others. But Obama also talked of Carter's courage in another battle, a battle here at home. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:40:36 +0000 Paula Wissel 9765 at http://kplu.org Obama: Medal of Honor Recipient Brave at War and at Home