The true meaning of military
What Effects occur because of military service
- "In Vietnam, where more than 58,000 Americans died, there were just about three wounded for every fatality. In Iraq, the ratio climbed to 7 to 1."(Karl).
- 400,000 veterans came home with PTSD, and with that most PTSD victims have Insomnia and emotional
- "Afghanistan and Iraq veterans experienced traumas during deployment, and disrupted connections with friends and family,"(Ahern)
Why are these events such a big deal
As a consequence of these effects of PTSD, Dealing with the veterans association is not something veterans want to get into.
Organizations trying to help
there is actually lots and lots of organizations trying to help veterans including:
Hope for the Warriors
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)
- Woman veterans of america
- AND MORE!!!!!!!