kendale carter

Arts and Culture
7:57 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Military voices: "I didn't let people in who were trying to help me"

Jenny Greeves and Kendale Carter
Credit StoryCorps

After 12 years of service in the U.S. Navy and military, Kendale Carter received a medical discharge for his PTSD symptoms. When he arrived home, he struggled with his condition while also coping with the death of his younger brother, who died of a brain tumor, and the separation from his first wife. Carter came to StoryCorps with long-time family friend Jenny Greeves  to talk about his struggles and what it took for him to persevere.

The story was produced by Andrew Yost for KBIA. Music by Chris Zabriskie.

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