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Defense Department report reveals military occupations with highest suicide rates


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Army and Marine Corps infantry and gun crews, Air Force service and supply handlers and Navy electricians or mechanics are among the military jobs that had the highest numbers of suicides in 2018, according to an analysis released Monday.

The Department of Defense Suicide Event Report presents data collected by the services about suicides and suicide attempts among service members during the 2018 calendar year. https://www.stripes.com/news/us/defense-department-report-reveals-military-occupations-with-highest-suicide-rates-1.627638

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