The GAO found that commanders don't usually follow military policies that are meant to protect injured troops. Thousands of those injured soldiers who got kicked out likely can't get health care at the VA.
An Army review, prompted by a NPR-CPR investigation, concluded that commanders did nothing wrong — but experts dispute that.
Bailey Francisco, of Fountain, was 6 when his father went to war. The son's documentary 'After War' is about the nightmare of his dad's return.
PTSD is often associated with soldiers returning from combat, but hospitals are seeing similar rates of PTSD diagnosis in civilians injured in their own neighborhoods.
Dave Roever came close to death when he was wounded in the Vietnam War. His injuries included burns that left him permanently disfigured.