Iraq War casualties

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa Anita The latest deaths reported by the military: A Marine was killed by small-arms fire Friday in Ramadi. On the Net: As of Saturday, at least 2,215 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. At least 1,741 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military’s numbers. The figures include six military civilians. The AP count is four higher than the Defense Department’s tally, last updated at 10 a.m. EST Thursday. The British military has reported 98 deaths; Italy, 27; Ukraine, 18; Poland, 17; Bulgaria, 13; Spain, 11; Slovakia, three; Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Netherlands, Thailand, two each; Hungary, Kazakhstan, Latvia, one death each. Since May 1, 2003, when President George W. Bush declared that major combat operations in Iraq had ended, 2,076 U.S. military members have died, according to AP’s count. That includes at least 1,632 deaths resulting from hostile action, according to the military’s numbers. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more