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annabanana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-21-05 12:26 PM
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17. the number we usually use is the KIA number (1600)
This is one of the biggest deceptions perpetrated on the American people. If the pictures of the returning coffins were allowed, the 1600 number would quickly be put to the lie.
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  -I just heard an army officer for recruitment say casualties were over 8000 Lochloosa  May-21-05 05:23 AM   #0 
  - "Casualties" doesn't mean "dead." /nt  Boo Boo   May-21-05 05:47 AM   #1 
  - Casualty does not = fatality...  Flubadubya   May-21-05 05:48 AM   #2 
  - Yes, folks, he's talking US casualties, not Iraqi ones  jmowreader   May-21-05 06:20 AM   #3 
  - After reading my post, I understand the confusion  Lochloosa   May-21-05 07:11 AM   #4 
  - Could be wrong here, but...........  converted_democrat   May-21-05 07:40 AM   #6 
  - and not a single pow!  pretzel4gore   May-21-05 07:51 AM   #7 
  - you're wrong  onenote   May-21-05 08:26 AM   #9 
  - Really?  converted_democrat   May-21-05 11:38 AM   #12 
     - I presumed you were speaking of American deaths, as any other deaths  Vickers   May-21-05 11:53 AM   #14 
     - No one wants to count them because no one really can  jmowreader   May-21-05 07:03 PM   #18 
  - the number we usually use is the KIA number (1600)  annabanana   May-21-05 12:26 PM   #17 
  - When a military person says casualties, they mean dead & wounded  Vickers   May-21-05 08:34 AM   #10 
  - Wrong  alcibiades_mystery   May-21-05 08:59 AM   #11 
  - Casualties=12350 -- DEAD = 1630  Imagevision   May-21-05 07:06 PM   #19 
  - self-delete  onenote   May-21-05 08:24 AM   #8 
  - 8 000 seems a bit high  BloodForOil   May-21-05 12:25 PM   #16 
  - recruiting "ethics"  radfringe   May-21-05 07:21 AM   #5 
     - And the worst thing for this 22-year-old?  gratuitous   May-21-05 11:49 AM   #13 
        - you got that right  radfringe   May-21-05 12:19 PM   #15 

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