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Iraq Casualties

Friday, April 22, 2005; Page A12

Iraq War Deaths

Total number of U.S. military deaths and names of the U.S. troops killed in the Iraq war as announced by the Pentagon yesterday:

1,562

Fatalities

In hostile actions:

1,189

In non-hostile actions:

373

Maj. Steven W. Thornton, 46, of Eugene, Ore.; Army Communications-Electronics Command, based at Fort Monmouth, N.J. Died April 18 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, from noncombat causes.

Total fatalities include four civilian employees of the Defense Department.

A full list of casualties is available online at www.washingtonpost.com/nation

SOURCE: Defense Department's www.defenselink.mil/newsThe Washington Post


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