Daily U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq
As of Monday, Jan. 5, 483 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 331 died as a result of hostile action and 152 died of non-hostile causes, the department said.
The British military has reported 52 deaths; Italy, 17; Spain, eight; Bulgaria, five; Thailand, two; Denmark, Ukraine and Poland have reported one each.
On or since May 1, when President Bush declared that major combat operations in Iraq had ended, 345 U.S. soldiers have died _ 216 as a result of hostile action and 129 of non-hostile causes, according to the Defense Department’s figures.
Since the start of military operations, 2,422 U.S. service members have been injured as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. Non-hostile injured numbered 383.
The latest deaths reported by the military:
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