His barracks at Fort Carson sat near the artillery range and the booming shells sent him trembling under his bed.
In the two years after their return from Iraq, arrests of Fort Carson soldiers doubled.
The Army is supposed to help soldiers heal from the mental wounds of war, but at Fort Carson, the mental-health system was broken.
At the same time, four of six staff positions for the substance-abuse office at Fort Carson sat empty.
In May 2006, Lockhart got in an argument at Fort Carson that turned into a shoving match.
Lockhart was part of a brigade based at Fort Carson, Colorado that saw some of the worst fighting in the Iraq War.
The next workshop, also at Fort Carson, is scheduled for late August.
The Indians and desperadoes had approached Fort Carson in the darkness, hoping to catch those inside napping.