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Spike in Special Ops Suicides Hits Fort Campbell

Spike in Special Ops Suicides Hits Fort Campbell

December 21, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Military suicides continue to increase, and Pentagon officials are noticing an alarming rise among special operations personnel. Defense Department data shows 17 confirmed or suspected suicides this year among elite commandos. At least two were at Fort Campbell.

Fort Campbell Remains Suicide Hot Spot as Army Figures Slow

November 17, 2009 at 4:06 pm

The Army has released suicide data through October. 140 active duty soldiers are believed to have killed themselves. That’s equal to the total in all of last year, and Fort Campbell still claims the most of any installation.