President Obama on Wednesday night shared a beer with former Cpl. Dakota Meyer at the White House, the evening before presenting Meyer with the Medal of Honor.
The White House said the meeting took place on the patio outside of the Oval Office.
Meyer will receive the Medal of Honor in a ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the White House.
Meyer is being honored for his heroics during a battle in Ganjgal, Afghanistan, in September 2009.
story by: The Associated Press
photo courtesy of: Pete Souza