Transgender former SEAL Kristin Beck talks to Anderson Cooper (VIDEO)Breaking News, Online Only, Top Highlights Friday, June 7th, 2013
Christopher Beck served as a U.S. Navy SEAL in some of the most dangerous battlegrounds in the world, including Iraq and Afghanistan and earned medals and commendations including the Bronze Star and a Purple Heart.
But for 20 years while Beck was fighting for his country, he was also fighting an inner battle over his identity. He wanted to live his life as a woman.
After retiring in 2011, Beck did just that. Chris Beck is now Kristin Beck.
Beck spoke with Anderson Cooper that after defending her country, she wants some happiness.
Video: Anderson Cooper 360°
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