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January 6, 2011

Army Can’t Stop Rise in Suicide Rate

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: — veteranclaims @ 12:45 am

Full Article at: Army efforts don’t stem Fort Hood suicides

By Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY

“The Army’s largest post saw a record-high number of soldiers kill themselves in 2010, with 22 soldiers either killing themselves or are suspected of doing so last year at Fort Hood, Texas, twice the number from 2009, a rate of 45 deaths per 100,000 while the rate among civilians is 20-per-100,000.”

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