Dakota became the first living Marine recipient of the Medal Of Honor since the Vietnam War.
Four US Marines and a US Army Soldier lost their lives:
1st Lt. Michael Johnson, 25, of Virginia Beach, VA
Staff Sgt. Aaron Kenefick, 30, of Roswell, GA
Gunnery Sgt. Edwin Wayne Johnson Jr., 31, of Columbus, GA
Hospital Corpsman Third Class James R. Layton, 22, of Riverbank, CA
Army Sgt. 1st Class Kenneth W. Westbrook, 41, of Shiprock, NM, later died from his wounds.