Numbers of Americans Killed/Wounded, by Action
YearsLocationKilledWoundedDollar 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----
 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----
2001Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan8933 (U.S.) (Friendly Fire)--
2002Operation Enduring Freedom, Filipines12----
2002Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan Theater3028--
2003
2004
Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan Theater34----
2003
2004
Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq
Current Stats
COMBAT/ATTACKS
United States 2601
Australia 2
Britain (UK) 115
Bulgaria 13
Denmark 3
El Salvador 2
Estonia 2
Hungary 1
Italy 31
Latvia 1
Netherlands 2
Poland 17
Slovakia 3
Spain 11
Thailand 2
Ukraine 18
POW 7

Other Iraq War Casualty Resources:

  • I-CASUALITIES
  • 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]

    • [f1] 13 were victims of fragging incident, 23 Mar 2003, 101st Abn Div, 'Camp Pennsylvania', Kuwait
    • 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.
    • (Credits to this page : THE AMERICAN WAR LIBRARY)
    •        
    • (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

    • Cost of Wars

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