U.S. military deaths in Iraq at 3,828
( AP ) - As of Monday, Oct. 15, 2007, at least 3,828 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 3,116 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
The AP count is nine higher than the Defense Department's tally, last updated Monday at 10 a.m. EDT.
The British military has reported 170 deaths; Italy, 33; Ukraine, 18; Poland, 21; Bulgaria, 13; Spain, 11; Denmark, seven; El Salvador, five; Slovakia, four; Latvia, three; Estonia, Netherlands, Thailand, Romania, two each; and Australia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, South Korea, one death each.
The latest deaths reported by the military:
No deaths reported.
The latest identifications reported by the military:
Army Frank L. Cady III, 20, Sacramento, Calif.; died Wednesday in Baghdad of injuries from a vehicle accident; assigned to the 4th Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Justin S. Monschke, 28, Krum, Texas; died Sunday in Arab Jabour when an explosive detonated near his unit; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.
Army Pfc. Kenneth J. Iwasinski, 22, West Springfield, Mass.; died Sunday in Baghdad when an explosive detonated near his vehicle; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
Army 1st Lt. Thomas M. Martin, 27, Ward, Ark.; died Sunday in Al Busayifi of wounds from small-arms fire; assigned to the 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska.
Army Spc. Jason B. Koutroubas, 21, Dunnellon, Fla.; died Sunday in Tal Afar of injuries from a non-combat incident; assigned to the Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.