Field Report #315 December 1, 2008

DOD Launches 'Wounded Warrior Diaries'
Defense Department officials today launched the “Wounded Warrior Diaries,” a multimedia Web tribute in which American servicemembers wounded in combat share stories of their service, including their hard-won battles on the road to recovery and the ups and downs of life in the wake of injury.

As part of an effort to educate civilian and military health care providers about grief counseling, the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, or TAPS, is planning a “webinar” featuring a leading expert in suicide prevention.

Thanksgiving Day, 2008
Thanksgiving is a time for families and friends to gather together and express gratitude for all that we have been given, the freedoms we enjoy, and the loved ones who enrich our lives.

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Repairing Credit After I.D. Theft
When it comes to identity theft, most are concerned with protecting their finances. But you should also protect your credit report.

Whether it is a routine patrol or a weapons search, U.S. and Afghan forces increasingly are working together to halt the violence that has haunted Afghanistan for more than 30 years.

Lookout Fort Campbell...... Crooks & Henderson are coming to town December 4th and 5th, 2008 to present a Spouse Field Exercise™.

Shifting the military culture as it pertains to mental health from an illness-based medical model to one that focuses on wellness and resilience.

  • Veteran Denied Access To Son's Grave
  • Ending "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
  • Economy Down, Recruitment Way Up
  • Sticker Dad Sues Base
  • Online Degrees Appealing To Soldiers

  • Al Qaeda Praises Iran
  • Mumbai rocked by deadly attacks
  • Pirates capture Saudi oil tanker
  • life saving anti-sniper device
  • the battle that never ends