Discharge Upgrade Provides Marine Positive Future

After Discharge Upgrade, Marine Finally Finds a Reason to Live

“At the hearing, the Marine colonel in charge reads Hartnett’s record; and he says, here we have a promising young Marine until 1991. And then, the colonel asks, what happened? David Sheldon – the lawyer – says that’s the question no one had ever bothered to ask.

SHELDON: He could hear a pin drop in that room when he was describing the trauma that he had went through, and how it impacted upon him.”

National Public Radio Special Series:

Veterans And Other-Than-Honorable Discharges

Originally Aired:Heard on All Things Considered