U.S. Toll in Iraq
As of Thursday, Aug. 3, 2006, at least 2,584 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 2,049 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.More here.
The AP count is the same as the Defense Department's tally, last updated Thursday at 10 a.m. EDT.