Raped while on deployment in Guantanamo Bay.

I’ve only been in the army less than a year at the time, when my company was set to deploy to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. I was so excited to be going on my first deployment. It was July, and we had been there a month, and I had decided to volunteer at a local thrift … Continue reading Raped while on deployment in Guantanamo Bay.

Soldier raped in Korea

Anonymous, United States Army I joined the military at 18 because my mother was sick. She died when I was 19yrs old in A.I.T. Two months later I was sent to Korea after being there a month I was raped by a top-ranking soldier. I was already devastated by the death of my mother this … Continue reading Soldier raped in Korea

Nobody to turn to.

Wronged Recruit, United States Army I had loved hanging out at the recruiting station, chatting with my recruiter, SFC H. He seemed like a nice guy. Always willing to come to pick me up across town since I didn't have a car, let me use his computer since I didn't have internet, answer any questions … Continue reading Nobody to turn to.

U.S Soldier raped at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Anonymous, United States Army I am stationed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Bethesda, originally from New Jersey. I never said anything about this. I was embarrassed because I broke down and took a plea deal where he plead guilty to adultery.He was supposed to receive a letter of reprimand, to be confined for … Continue reading U.S Soldier raped at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Soldier speaks about abuse

J, United States Army I have been on the sidelines for a number of years, a secret survivor, cheering on those who were standing up, telling their stories. I’ve realized I cannot hide anymore. Hiding for me, has been a way to deny that what happened to me was real, a way to hide from the … Continue reading Soldier speaks about abuse

NO means it was not consensual

Maine, United States Army My unit & I had been deployed in Iraq for approximately 10 months when I was sexually assaulted by my squad leader and a squad sized group of individuals. The main perpetrator was my squad leader, along with four other male assailants. The assault occurred right before Christmas Day. Although I … Continue reading NO means it was not consensual

U.S soldier raped and denied justice.

Anonymous, United States Army In 2001 I joined the US Army. February of 2002 I left for basic training. In Aug of 02 I arrived at my unit in Hanau Germany. My chain of command during this time was constantly telling me what an outstanding soldier I was. I worked hard, did everything they told … Continue reading U.S soldier raped and denied justice.

Soldier raped after basic training.

Monica, United States Army I am an MST survivor. I went into the Army because I thought it would be cool to wear a uniform and serve my country. Little did I know what would happen after Basic Training, in Ft Lee, Virginia. I had an off post weekend. My battle buddy and I went … Continue reading Soldier raped after basic training.

Men are survivors too. Male soldier writes about surviving female-on-male rape.

Richard, United States Army When you think of a Predator or Military Sexual Trauma (MST) you think women being raped by men. When you think of Male who has Military Sexual Trauma you think male on male rape. I am a Survivor I have Military Sexual Trauma (MST) PTST & no male has ever touched … Continue reading Men are survivors too. Male soldier writes about surviving female-on-male rape.