A Look at U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq
Wednesday July 19, 2006 1:16 AM
By The Associated Press
As of Tuesday, July 18, 2006, at least 2,555 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 2,020 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
The AP count is two higher than the Defense Department's tally, last updated Tuesday at 10 a.m. EDT.