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:
Lance Cpl. Thomas J. Zapp, 20, of Houston; Marine Combat Service Support Battalion 1, Combat Service Support Group 11, 1st Force Service Support Group, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif. Killed Nov. 8 in Anbar province.
Cpl. Robert P. Warns II, 23, of Waukesha, Wis.; Marine Corps Reserve 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, based in Chicago. Killed Nov. 8 in Babil province.
Staff Sgt. Russell L. Slay, 28, of Humble, Tex.; 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Lejeune, N.C. Killed Nov. 9 in Anbar province.
Staff Sgt. Todd R. Cornell, 38, of West Bend, Wis.; Army Reserve 1st Battalion, 339th Infantry Regiment, based in Fraser, Mich. Killed Nov. 9 in Fallujah.
Cpl. William C. James, 24, of Huntington Beach, Calif.
Lance Cpl. Nicholas D. Larson, 19, of Wheaton, Ill.
Lance Cpl. Juan E. Segura, 26, of Homestead, Fla.
Lance Cpl. Nathan R. Wood, 19, of Kirkland, Wash.
All four Marines were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif. All were killed Nov. 9 in Anbar province.
Sgt. Lonny D. Wells, 29, of Vandergrift, Pa.; 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Lejeune, N.C. Killed Nov. 9 in Anbar province.
Command Sgt. Maj. Steven W. Faulkenburg, 45, of Huntingburg, Ind.; 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, based in Vilseck, Germany. Killed Nov. 9 in Fallujah.
Master Sgt. Steven E. Auchman, 37, of Waterloo, N.Y.; 5th Air Support Operations Squadron, based at Fort Lewis, Wash. Killed Nov. 9 in Mosul.
All troops were killed in action unless otherwise indicated.
Total fatalities include three 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/news
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