DoD Op Enduring Freedom Casualty update as of 10am 24 Jul 2009
U.S Casualties have increased again during this past week. Here is the update of total casualties as of 10 am 24 Jul 2009. The number of Deaths has now risen to 677, which is an increase of 10 over the previous week.
OEF U.S. Military Casualties Total Deaths KIA Non-Hostile WIA RTD ** WIA Not RTD **
In and Around Afghanistan*** 677 506 171 1,196 2,107
Other Locations**** 68 3 65 1
OEF U.S. DoD Civilian
Casualties 1 1
Worldwide Total 746 510 236 1,196 2,108
As of Saturday, July 25, 2009, at least 677 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Uzbekistan as a result of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to the Defense Department. The department last updated its figures Friday at 10 a.m. EDT.
Of those, the military reports 506were killed by hostile action.
Outside the Afghan region, the Defense Department reports 68 more members of the U.S. military died in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Of those, three were the result of hostile action. The military lists these other locations as Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba; Djibouti; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Jordan; Kenya; Kyrgyzstan; Philippines; Seychelles; Sudan; Tajikistan; Turkey; and Yemen.
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