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Iraq War Toll

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Since the U.S. invasion began on March 20, 2003 (last month's numbers in parentheses):

  • 3,742 U.S. troops killed* (3,653)
  • 27,186 U.S. troops injured (26,953)
  • 297 Coalition troops killed* (292)
  • 416 contractors killed** (414)
  • 7,407 Iraqi police and military killed** (7,315)
  • 77,827 Iraqi civilians killed*** (74,403)

Since Feb. 1, when President Bush began troop escalation:

  • 656 U.S. troops killed (567)

* March 20, 2003, through Sept. 5, 2007; Source: icasualties.org

** Estimate; Source: icasualties.org

*** Estimate; Source: iraqbodycount.org

Note: The Iraq War Toll appears on the first Wednesday of each month.

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