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:
Pfc. Michael R. Hayes, 29, of Morgantown, Ky.; Army National Guard 617th Military Police Company, based in Richmond, Ky. Killed June 14 in Baghdad.
Pfc. Joshua P. Klinger, 21, of Easton, Pa.; 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Lejeune, N.C. Killed June 14 near Fallujah.
Lance Cpl. Jonathan R. Flores, 18, of San Antonio.
Cpl. Jesse Jaime, 22, of Henderson, Nev.
Cpl. Tyler S. Trovillion, 23, of Richardson, Tex.
Lance Cpl. Dion M. Whitley, 21, of Los Angeles.
All four Marines were assigned to 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif. They were killed June 15 near Ramadi.
All troops were killed in action unless otherwise indicated.
Total fatalities include five civilian employees of the Defense Department.
A full list of casualties is available online at www.washingtonpost.com/nation
SOURCE: Defense Department's
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