Monday, May 21, 2018

Iraq Kevin Williams lost his battle with PTSD

Basildon Iraq War veteran with PTSD killed himself
BBC
May 21, 2018

While serving in the Green Jackets Mr Williams had met the Queen
A former soldier deployed to Iraq on his 18th birthday killed himself after a long battle with post traumatic stress disorder, an inquest has found.

The body of Kevin Williams, 29, was discovered by police at his home in Basildon, Essex, in March.

Essex coroner Caroline Beasley-Murray, said Mr Williams left the army seven years earlier and had found it difficult to adapt to civilian life.

The inquest in Chelmsford found that Mr Williams had taken his own life.
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