“We (soldiers) come home from deployments to the following:
- Alcohol & drug use
- No understanding from civilians regarding the war
That’s why these guys are commuting Suicide. Because they don’t have the courage to take up Uncle Sam’s offer of help, their loved ones don’t understand combat stress and there’s booze around.”
Disclaimer: These are the personal thoughts of a US soldier and in no way reflects the view of US Government, US Defense Department, or any other USG bodies.