"Shell Shock"; PTSD, and Executions of Those With!!
The following Video was left as a reply in my Daily KOS posting, yesterday, on Nadia and 'Veterans Village'.
How far have we come as to what Wars do to those we send to fight them?
We don't Execute?, but we Still don't Understand, some Denie, and we Don't Give The Care Needed!
Societies 'Love War', at first, especially Wars of Choice, but Societies only send a small fraction of to engage, than they make them Fight for what it does to them!
During WWl, over 300 British and Commonwealth soldiers were executed for desertion or cowardice - some as young as 14.
Ahead of Armistice Day, Charles Wheeler spoke to some veterans of the Great War about the executions.
10th November 2005
You can do a search on this tragic policy of WWI to find out more.