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Cost of war - 3.1.06

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The totals:

2283 US soldiers, 206 Coalition soldiers, and approximately 28,535 to 32,153 Iraqi civilians have been killed in Iraq from the beginning of the war and occupation to February 22.

2901 Iraqi police and guardsmen have been killed since January 2005, according to an estimate compiled from news reports.

16,653 US military have been wounded in action since March 2003, according to Department of Defense reports.

American soldiers killed between February 17 and 22:

Sergeant Charles E. Matheny, IV, 23; Stanwood, Washington | Corporal Matthew D. Conley, 21; Killen, Alabama | Daniel J. Kuhlmeier, 30; Omaha, Nebraska | Staff Sergeant Jay T. Collado, 31; Columbia, South Carolina | 2nd Lieutenant Almar L. Fitzgerald, 23; Lexington, South Carolina | Staff Sergeant Gregson G. Gourley, 38; Salt Lake City, Utah.| Sergeant Rickey E. Jones, 21; Kokomo, Indiana | Private First Class Christopher L. Marion, 20; Pineville, Missouri | Private First Class Allan A. Morr, 21; Shiawassee County, Michigan.

Sources: US Department of Defense, www.icasualties.org, www.iraqbodycount.net

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