That Time Sgt. Dakota Meyer First Met The Palin Family

March 17th, 2015 • iizthatiiz

Sgt. Dakota Meyer first met Sarah Palin and her family in the spring of 2014.  The ‘Medal of Honor’ recipient visited Wasilla for a featured episode of ‘Amazing America With Sarah Palin’.

 

Governor Palin met Sgt. Meyer at the home of her father Chuck Heath Sr.  The former science teacher took Dakota on a tour of his extensive collection of nature artifacts.

Chuck Heath Sr. greets Sgt. Dakota Meyer at his Wasilla, AK home
Chuck Heath Sr. greets Sgt. Dakota Meyer at his Wasilla, AK home
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Sgt. Dakota Meyer and Chuck Heath Sr.

 

Next, it was on to the workshop of Todd Palin at the family home for some man-cave conversation.

Sgt. Dakota Meyer with Todd and Sarah Palin
Sgt. Dakota Meyer with Todd and Sarah Palin
Todd Palin shows off one of his snowmachines to Sgt. Dakota Meyer
Todd Palin shows off one of his snowmachines to Sgt. Dakota Meyer

 

Dakota took the wheel of one of the Palin family vehicles for some four-wheeling adventure up the Baldy trail.

Dakota Meyer four-wheeling up the Baldy trail
Dakota Meyer four-wheeling up the Baldy trail with Todd & Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin and Sgt. Dakota Meyer
Sarah Palin and Sgt. Dakota Meyer
Todd Palin and Sgt. Dakota Meyer
Todd Palin and Sgt. Dakota Meyer

 

Governor Palin asked Dakota to talk a bit about his experience in the Ganjgal Valley.  It was for actions during this battle that Sgt. Meyer was awarded the Medal Of Honor.  Read more about the ‘Battle of Ganjgal’ HERE

 

The episode concluded with Todd Palin taking Sgt. Meyer and son Track Palin up for a spin into the Alaska skies on his floatplane.

 

* Scenes and screencaps from this episode of ‘Amazing America With Sarah Palin‘ originally aired May 29th, 2014 on the Sportsman Channel



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