A soldier’s tale highlights a struggle that some veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan face in trying to find a sense of purpose and community in their return to civilian life. More than half of these veterans say the military isn’t doing enough to help them with that shift.
Derric Winters, a former sergeant in the Army’s 10th Mountain Division who served in Afghanistan, drives to his job with Southwest Wyoming Recovery Access Programs (SW-WRAP) in Green River, Wyo. Buy Photo
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