A Humble Hero
Exclusive interview with Medal of Honor recipient
Senior Chief Ed Byers is a humble guy. He has a soft-spoken demeanor that screams "humility."
In case you haven't paid attention to the news this week, Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator (SEAL) Edward C. Byers Jr. received the Medal of Honor from President Barack Obama during a ceremony at the White House. He was awarded it for his actions during a hostage rescue operation in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in December 2012. A day later he joined the more than 3,460 other Medal of Honor recipients listed in the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes.