Texas Week

January 20, 2012 | Friendly Fire

Season 2 Episode 203 | 28m 30s

A tank commander is being investigated on possible charges of involuntary manslaughter and negligent homicide in the friendly fire death of San Antonio Marine Lance Corporal Benjamin Whetstone Schmidt. A quarter of all American soldiers who served in the first Gulf War were killed by friendly fire. We will discuss how the military justice system is dealing with the problem.

Aired: 01/20/12

Rating: NR

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