May 28, 2004 ... Add to the toll in Iraq the 122 U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan and in supporting anti-terrorism operations around the world -- in short, all the deaths that the ... And though the vast majority of the dead are ground troops from the Army and Marines -- today's enemies can hardly reach U.S. airplanes and ships ...
Nov 25, 2016 ... Editor's Note: This story has been updated to correct earlier version that included an incorrect reference to a casualty in Iraq and incorrectly attributed information to Fox News. We regret the errors. The first U.S. service member was killed on Thursday in fighting against the Islamic State in Syria, officials said.
Oct 18, 2012 ... Spc. Krystal M. Fitts KIA: July 17, 2012 Operation Enduring Freedom Female Engagement Team Assigned to Echo Company, 782nd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division and further attached to Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment.
Aug 3, 2005 ... The 14 Marines killed in Iraq and the six killed Monday all belonged to the same Ohio-based battalion. The Headquarters & Services Company, 25th Marine Regiment, 3rd battalion is headquartered in Brook Park, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland. Renita Jablonski of member station WCPN reports.
Apr 26, 2017 ... American War and Military Operations Casualties: Lists and Statistics. Congressional Research Service. 16. Table 12. Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF): Casualty Summary by Casualty Category. (as of April 24, 2017). Casualty Type. Total. Army. Navya. Marine. Corps. Air Force. Killed in Action. 2,675. 1,920.
May 10, 2007 ... US's deployment to Iraq was cited as 145 000 in September 2006,17 and has been assumed to have been roughly this number throughout 2006 to February 4, 2007. In Afghanistan, British marines took over from the parachute regiment in late September 2006, and thereafter UK's operational deployment to ...
Sep 8, 2015 ... Sen. Ted Cruz, a Texas Republican who is also running for president, and others in Congress have said that EFPs had killed more than 500 troops. “I understand that the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency has a classified list of roughly 500 American soldiers who were murdered by Iranian IEDs,” Cruz said ...
Nov 7, 2014 ... Embedded with US Marines in the battle for Fallujah in 2004, Monitor staff writer Scott Peterson tracks down the 'Death Dealers' of Charlie Company on the 10th anniversary of that pivot point in the Iraq War. They are winning the after-war back home in the US, one battle at a time.
Jul 17, 2007 ... Family at the funeral of one of the youngest U.S. soldiers to die in the Iraq war remembered him on Tuesday as an enthusiastic boy from Trinidad whose love of guns and his adoptive country drew him into the army at 17.