World Wars I & II, say a total of over 500,000 Veterans, that were killed or wounded. Once we add the total casualties of all of America's 20th & 21st wars, the figure exceeds over a million. Those that return from war (or conflict) never come back home whole. they are forever changed.
Remarkably, our Nation has come a long way with paying tribute to our women and men in uniform. On 11-11-11, let us remember those that have fallen.