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Body count 10.13.04

To honor the war dead and fill an information gap in US mass media, City Newspaper will run weekly lists of American soldiers and Iraqi civilians killed during the occupation of Iraq.

The totals:

1074 American soldiers, 138 Coalition soldiers, and approximately 13,182 to 15,248 Iraqi civilians have been killed in Iraq from the beginning of the war and occupation to October 12.

American soldiers killed from Oct 4-12:

Staff Sergeant Richard L. Morgan, Jr., 38; St. Clairsville, Ohio | Staff Sergeant James L. Pettaway, Jr., 37; Baltimore, Maryland | Specialist Jessica L. Cawvey, 21; Normal, Illinois | Sergeant Andrew W. Brown, 22; Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania | Staff Sergeant Michael S. Voss, 35; Aberdeen, North Carolina | Private First Class Andrew Halverson, 19; Grant, Wisconsin | Private Jeungjin Na Kim, 23; Honolulu, Hawaii | Private First Class James E. Prevete, 22; Queens, NY | Private Carson J. Ramsey, 22; Winkelman, Arizona.

Sources: US Department of Defense,, The Institute for Policy Studies, Foreign Policy In Focus,, CNN, The New York Times,