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yelladawg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 09:10 AM
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Daily U.S. Casualties 4/7/2004
Daily U.S. Casualties 4/7/2004

As of Tuesday, 619 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year, according to the Department of Defense. Of those, 429 died as a result of hostile action and 190 died of nonhostile causes.

The British military has reported 58 deaths; Italy, 17; Spain, eight; Bulgaria, five; Ukraine, four; Thailand, two; Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia and Poland have reported one each.

Since May 1, when President Bush declared that major combat operations in Iraq had ended, 481 U.S. soldiers have died -- 320 as a result of hostile action and 161 of nonhostile causes, according to the military.

The latest deaths reported by the military:


Up to a dozen Marines were reported killed Tuesday in fighting in Ramadi, Iraq.


Three soldiers died in at tacks in Baghdad: two on Monday and one on Tuesday.


Four Marines were killed Monday while conducting security and stabilization operations in Iraq's Anbar province.


One Marine was killed Monday in Fallujah, Iraq.

The latest identifications reported by the military:


Marine Cpl. Tyler R. Fey, 22, Eden Prarie, Minn.; died Sunday in an attack in Anbar province; assigned to 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.


Army Pfc. John D. Amos II, 22, Valparaiso, Ind.; died Sunday when an explosive hit his vehicle in Kirkuk; assigned to 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division (Light), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.


Army Spc. Philip G. Rogers, 23, Gresham, Ore.; died Sunday in Mosul, Iraq, when an explosive hit his vehicle; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash.
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Qanisqineq Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 09:18 AM
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1. 637 dead
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yelladawg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 09:28 AM
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2. This is the military report
The military report is a few days behind the truth. This is the report from the Pentagon.
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Qanisqineq Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 09:36 AM
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3. yeah, what they report here is always behind
but my husband always saw the same numbers on AFN (Armed Forces Network) while in Iraq as are shown at lunaville.org
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yelladawg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-07-04 09:52 AM
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4. Nixon lied about the numbers in Nam
I'm sure bush is lying about the numbers in Iraq.
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