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Medal of Honor recipients talk meaning of award

Dec. 31, 2013 at 9:05 AM ET

Matt Lauer sat down with four men who received the nation's highest military honor. 

Video: The four men who received the highest military honor agree that they wear their medals not for themselves, but for their colleagues and families.

Video: Matt Lauer introduces the stories of valiant acts of courage that resulted in four U.S. soldiers being awarded the highest military honors.