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Cost of war - 4.26.06

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The totals:

2380 US soldiers, 210 Coalition soldiers, and approximately 34,511 to 38,660 Iraqi civilians have been killed in Iraq from the beginning of the war and occupation to April 24.

3221 Iraqi police and guardsmen have been killed since January 2005, according to an estimate compiled from news reports.

American soldiers killed between April 14 and April 19:

Lance Corporal Darin T. Settle, 23, Henley, Missouri | Specialist Mark W. Melcher, 34, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Lance Corporal Derrick J. Cothran, 21, Avondale, Louisiana | Corporal Pablo V. Mayorga, 33, Margate, Florida | Lance Corporal Justin D. Sims, 22, Covington, Kentucky | Private First Class Ryan G. Winslow, 19, Jefferson, Alabama | Master Sergeant Clinton W. Cubert, 38, Lawrenceburg, Kentucky | Captain Ian P. Weikel, 31, Colorado | Private First Class Robert J. Settle, 25, Owensboro, Kentucky | Private First Class Patrick A. Tinnell, 25, Lake Havasu City, Arizona

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

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