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ID:

280

Date:

2007-11-22

Headline:

20,000 vets' brain injuries not listed in Pentagon tally

Reporter's name:

Gregg Zoroya

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

USA Today

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Signs of brain injury have been found in at last 20,000 troops who were not listed in the Pentagon's official tally of troops wounded during combat in Iraq and Afganistan, according to documents USA Today obtained under FOIA.

Keywords:

Iraq, Afghanistan, brain injury, Army, Navy, Veterans Affairs, Landstuhl Army Regional Medical Center, Fort Hood, Texas, Fort Carson, Colo., Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Rep. Bill Pascrell, Clarkston, Wash., Camp Pendleton, Calif., Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center

URL:

http://www.usatoday.com/news/military/2007-11-22-braininjuries_N.htm#discov


Agencies:

DOD
VA

States:

US

Categories:

Iraq
military


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