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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):

  • 3,804 U.S. troops killed* (3,742)
  • 28,100 U.S. troops injured (27,186)
  • 300 Coalition troops killed* (297)
  • 418 contractors killed** (416)
  • 7,492 Iraqi police and military killed** (7,407)
  • 81,119 Iraqi civilians killed*** (77,827)

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

  • 721 U.S. troops killed (656)

* March 20, 2003, through Oct. 2, 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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