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Cost of war - 3.22.06

The totals:

2312 US soldiers, 207 Coalition soldiers, and approximately 33,679 to 37,795 Iraqicivilians have been killed in Iraq from the beginning of the war and occupation to March 15.

2994 Iraqi police and guardsmen have been killed since January 2005, according to an estimate compiled from news reports.

16,653 US soldiers have been wounded in action since March 2003, according the Department of Defense.

American soldiers killed between March 10 and 15:

Lance Corporal Kristen K. Figueroa, 20; Honolulu, Hawaii | Staff Sergeant Marco A. Silva, 27; Alva, Florida | Sergeant Corey A. Dan, 22; Norway, Maine | Staff Sergeant Bryan A. Lewis, 32; Bunkie, Louisiana | Private First Class Angelo A. Zawaydeh, 19; San Bruno, California.

Sources: US Department of Defense,,