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Body count 2.16.05

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

The totals:

1,461 American soldiers, 172 Coalition soldiers, and approximately 15,941 to 18,200 Iraqi civilians have been killed in Iraq from the beginning of the war and occupation to February 13.

American soldiers killed from Feb 8-13:

Specialist Jeremy O. Allmon, 22; Cleburne, Texas | Staff Sergeant Steven G. Bayow, 42; Colonia Yap, Federated States of Micronesia | Captain Sean L. Brock, 29; Redondo Beach, California | Lance Corporal Richard C. Clifton, 19; Milford, Delaware | Specialist Jeffrey Henthorn, 25; Choctaw, Oklahoma | Sergeant Jessica M. Housby, 23; Rock Island, Illinois | Specialist Robert A. McNail, 30; Meridian, Mississippi | Staff Sergeant William T. Robbins, 31; North Little Rock, Arkansas | Staff Sergeant Kristopher L. Shepherd, 26; Lynchburg, Virginia | Sergeant Daniel Torres, 23; Fort Worth, Texas | Lance Corporal Travis M. Wichlacz, 22; West Bend, Wisconsin | Staff Sergeant Zachary R. Wobler, 24; Ottawa, Ohio.

Sources: US Department of Defense,, The New York Times,