- Male veterans are twice as likely to die by suicide as male non-veterans
- On average 18 veterans commit suicide each day
- It means that every 80 minutes a veteran dies by suicide
- Roughly a third of US soldiers who took their own lives had never been deployed abroad
As part of our 'Forgotten Fallen?' series, ITV News correspondent Geraint Vincent has uncovered fears that not enough is being done to help soldiers left scarred by the battlefield.