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.

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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 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 question I … Continue reading Nobody to turn to.

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

Anonymous, United States ArmyI am stationed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Bethesda, originally from New Jersey. I never said anything  about this because 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.