Death rate unusually high for young veterans

Mark Tyree, of Cottonwood, Calif., visits the grave of his son, also Mark Tyree, who died after being electrocuted on Thanksgiving Day following a single-car accident in the months following his exit from the Marine Corps. "I grieve every day now," says Mark Tyree, Nov. 27, 2013, in Igo, Calif., about the death of his son. "I don't want it to go away." (Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

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