Place of Honor

Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Ty Carter places a flag on a section of the 9/11 Memorial on Thursday, in New York. The section carried the names of Pentagon victims of the World Trade Center attacks. Carter, one of only five living recipients of the medal who fought in post-9/11 conflicts, was cited for his actions during a battle in Afghanistan.(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Ty Carter places a flag on a section of the 9/11 Memorial on Thursday, in New York. The section carried the names of Pentagon victims of the World Trade Center attacks. Carter, one of only five living recipients of the medal who fought in post-9/11 conflicts, was cited for his actions during a battle in Afghanistan.(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)