Statistics

Years

Location

Killed

Wounded

Dollar Cost

1775-1783 (1)Revolutionary War253248445--
1789Indian Wars61252156--
1798-1800Franco-Amer Naval War2042--
1801-1815Barbary Wars3564--
1812-1815War of 181222604505--
1814Marquesas Islands41--
1822-1825West Indies35--
1832Sumatra211--
1835-1836Texas War Of Independence704138--
1846-1848Mexican War1328332--
1855Fiji12--
1859-1860Texas Border Cortina War518--
1861-1865 (2)Civil War, North363,020281,104--
1861-1865 (2)Civil War, South199110137102--
1853Japan56--
1867Formosa10--
1870Mexico14--
1871Korea410--
1898Spanish American War28931637--
1899-1902Philippines War42732840--
1899Samoa45--
1900China Boxer Rebellion53253--
1902-1913Moro Campaigns130300--
1904Dominican Republic10--
1911-1919Mexico1969--
1912Nicaragua516--
1915-1920Haiti14626--
1916-1922Dominican Republic14450--
1917-1918World War I116708204002$33 bil
1918-1919Russia North Expedition246307--
1918-1920Russia Siberia Expedition17052--
1921-1941China Yangtze Service580--
1927-1932Nicaragua13666--
1941North Atlantic Naval War14144--
1941Pearl Harbor2388----
1941-1945World War II408306670846$360 bil
1941-1945Numbers are estimates
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Army
256,267
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Army AF
53,007
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Merch Mar
9,300
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Navy
34,607
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Mar Corps
17,376 to 19,733
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1942, Jun through AugAleutian CampaignUS 549;
Japan 2352
US 1148 combat;
2100 weather
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1945, Apr through JunOkinawaUS Navy 5,000
USMC/Army 8,000
Japan 107,539
Civilians 142,058
US 38,000--
1945, Feb 19 through Mar 16Iwo JimaUSMC 6,891
Japan 19,788
Civilians --
US 18,070--
1942, Jun 3/7Midway307----
06 Jun 1944D-DayAllied WIA
7900 (approx)

Allied KIA
2,400 (approx)

British KIA/WIA
2,700

Canadian KIA/WIA
946

United States
KIA 1465
WIA 3184
MIA 1928
POW 29

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1945Iwo Jima6503----
1945-1947Italy Trieste614--
1945-1947China Civil War1242--
1950Inchon670----
1950-1953Korean War54246103284$50 bil
1954Matsu and Quemoy30--
1957-1975Vietnam War58219 (4)153356$111 bil
1958-1984Lebanon268169--
1962Cuba90--
1964Panama Canal Riots485--
1965-1966Dominican Republic59174--
1966-1969South Korea89131--
1967Israel Attack/USS Liberty34171--
1968Tet (Vietnam)70400--
1980Iran
Operation Desert One
80--
1980-1991Terrorism280--
1983Grenada19100$76 mil
1983
23 Oct
Beirut Lebanon241----
1983-1991El Salvador200--
1984-1989Honduras128--
1986Libya20--
1987 (3)Persian Gulf148467--
1989-1990Panama40240$163 mil
1990-1991Persian Gulf, Op Desert Shield/Storm363357$61 bil
1991-1992Somalia, Op Restore Hope8--$.52 bil
1993, Feb 26Terrorism, World Trade Center61000+-
1995Terrorism
Oklahoma City
168400+--
1995, Nov 13Terrorism
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
742--
1995-2000Terrorism77----
1996, Jun 25Terroism
Khobar Towers, Saudi Arabia
19500--
2000Yemen, USS Cole17651--
2001, Sept 11Flight 9344----
2001, Sept 11World Trade Center2,974 Total
19 Hijackers
2,603 New York City
125 Pentagon
24 Missing
All civilians except 55 military
1,366 at or above floors attacked
600 killed instantly
200 jumped to deaths
341 firefighters
2 paramedics
23 police officers
37 Port Authority
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Operation Enduring Freedom,
Afghanistan Theater
Total to date, 20122,114----
2003-2012Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq
4,452
COMBAT/ATTACKS
United States 4486
Australia 2
Britain (UK) 179
Bulgaria 13
Denmark 7
El Salvador 5
Estonia 2
Georgia 3
Hungary 1
Italy 33
Latvia 3
Netherlands 3
Poland 21
Romania 3
Slovakia 4
Spain 12
Thailand 2
Ukraine 18
POW 7

Other Iraq War Casualty Resources:

  • I-Casualties
  • Iraq Body Count
    IRAQIS KILLED
    Military
    19,217
    American Est: Civilians and Military

    British Est: Civilians and Military
    21,700 to 55,000
    INJURIES
    US: 8,004 hostile
    US: --- non-hostile
US: 11,413 [f1]

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  • (1) Includes Indian scouts, private militia, civiilians fighting with Army or Navy
  • (2) Adjusted for post war related deaths
  • (3) 3 combat, 148 terrorist casualties
  • (4) To be adusted yearly with post-combat deaths
  • [f1] 13 were victims of fragging incident, 23 Mar 2003, 101st Abn Div, 'Camp Pennsylvania', Kuwait

Cost of Wars

Figures are from the Congressional Research Service, courtesy of The Washington Post, 10 Sept 2003":

American Revolution: $3.2 billion.
War of 1812: $1 billion.
Mexican War: $1.8 billion.
Civil War: $50 billion Union, $21.8 billion Confederacy.
Spanish-American War: $6.5 billion.
World War I: $588 billion.
World War II: $4.8 trillion.
Korean War: $408 billion.
Vietnam War: $584 billion.
Persian Gulf War of 1991: $82 billion. Contributions from U.S. allies ended up covering more than 90 percent of this war's costs.
Operation Iraqi Freedom: $197 billion, as of March 2006.