Survivor: Iraq

Kaplan, Lawrence F.
October 2003
New Republic;10/13/2003-10/20/2003, Vol. 229 Issue 15/16, p20
Comments on the lack of media coverage of wounded and maimed American soldiers returning from Iraq. Patients at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Northwest Washington; Reluctance to divulge the full number of wounded; Average of ten wounded soldiers per day by Iraqi guerillas; Increased survival rate; Story of specialist Brandon Erickson who was wounded in Iraq; Elaborate choreographing of military medical care.


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