A Look at U.S. Daily Deaths in Iraq
As of Monday, Nov. 10, 394 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Department of Defense. The department did not provide an update Tuesday.
The British military has reported 52 deaths; Denmark, Spain, Ukraine and Poland reported one each.
On or since May 1, when President Bush declared that major combat operations in Iraq had ended, 256 U.S. soldiers have died in Iraq, according to the latest Defense Department figures.
Since the start of military operations, 1,938 U.S. service members have been injured as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department’s figures as of Monday. Non-hostile injured numbered 341.
The latest identifications reported by the military:
_ Command Sgt. Maj. Cornell W. Gilmore, 45, of Baltimore, was killed Nov. 7 in a Black Hawk helicopter crash near Tikrit; assigned to the Judge Advocate General Office, Headquarters Department of the Army, Pentagon.
_ Capt. Benedict J. Smith, 29, of Monroe City, Mo., was killed Nov. 7 in a Black Hawk helicopter crash near Tikrit. Smith was assigned to 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.