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Military Photos: The Price

Sgt. Maj. Eric Stockton, right, presents to Chelsea Linnabary the flag that draped her husband’s, U.S. Marine Cpl. Daniel L. Linnabary, coffin during his burial service at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Aug. 23, 2012. Linnabary, 23, of Hubert, N.C., was killed in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province while supporting Operation …

Marines: Willpower = Wallpower | Battleland | TIME.com

A pair of Marines wills their way onto a roof in Afghanistan’s Helmand province last Saturday. Corporal Enrique Torres, right, helps lift Lance Corporal Joseph Hevia into a compound in the Garmsir district during a sweep with Afghan police. The two Marines belong to Kilo Co., 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine …

Why Our Returning Soldiers Are Falling Apart — New York Magazine

The Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Celexa, Effexor, Valium, Klonopin, Ativan, Restoril, Xanax, Adderall, Ritalin, Haldol, Risperdal, Seroquel, Ambien, Lunesta, Elavil, Trazodone War As it approaches its tenth year, our nation’s longest war is showing signs of waning. Meanwhile, our soldiers are falling apart. From a series of portraits documenting the …

Royal Marines speak of 'horrible' reality of life on patrol in Afghanistan | World news | The Guardian

Hundreds of well-wishers, supporters and relatives lined the streets of Taunton, Somerset, in the driving rain today, holding aloft Welcome Home banners, union flags and a sea of umbrellas, to celebrate the safe return of the Royal Marines of 40 Commando back from Afghanistan. Shopkeepers huddled in doorways, office workers …