Accession Number:

ADA458285

Title:

United States Military Casualty Statistics: Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-06-08

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This report presents difficult-to-find statistics regarding U.S. military casualties in Operation Iraqi Freedom OIF and Operation Enduring Freedom OEF, Afghanistan, including those concerning medical evacuations, amputations, and the demographics of casualties. Some of these statistics are publicly available at the Department of Defenses DoDs website, while others have been obtained through contact with experts at DoD. Daily updates of total U.S. military casualties in OIF and OEF can be found at the DoDs website, at httpwww.dior.whs.milmmidcasualtycastop.htm. In addition, the CRS Report RS21578, Iraq Summary of U.S. Casualties is updated on a weekly basis. This report will be updated as needed.

Subject Categories:

  • Weapons Effects (Biological)
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE