More U.S. Veterans Have Committed Suicide In The Last Decade Than Died In The Vietnam War

Since 2008, more than 60,000 U.S. veterans have taken their own lives, with more than half of those deaths via firearms. U.S. Department of Defense/Senior Airman Donald HudsonVeterans pay their respects at a Veterans Day ceremony in 2017. 6,139 veterans killed themselves that year. Nov. 10, 2017. Yokota Air Base, Japan. When soldiers return home … Continue reading More U.S. Veterans Have Committed Suicide In The Last Decade Than Died In The Vietnam War