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Seal Team 6 member has no insurance after leaving armed forces

Seal Team 6 member has no insurance after leaving armed forces
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Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 4:35pm

The member of U.S. Navy Seal Team 6, who killed Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in a military operation in May 2011, says he has neither health insurance nor a pension after leaving the  armed forces.

In an Esquire interview,  the former soldier tells of other difficulties he has had after returning to the U.S.

He's not alone. The article reveals what may be to some a startling failure of the U.S. government to help its most experienced and skilled warriors carry on with their lives after military service.

 

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