12 Epic Reasons Someone Was Awarded The Medal of Honor

Ryan M. Pitts


A recipient of multiple medals, Pitts received the Medal of Honor primarily because he just refused to give up. While he was guarding a patrol base in Afghanistan in 2008, a 200-strong insurgent force began attacking the post with RPGs, machine guns, and other small arms. Pitts was immediately injured, with shrapnel in his arms and legs. But it wasn’t over for him…