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List of American casualties in war since 1775

May 27, 2013

According to figures gathered from various sources and compiled on Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_military_casualties_of_war), the following is a list of U.S. deaths from each conflict America has been involved since the Revolutionary War. It is these men and women we remember on Monday, May 27, Memorial Day.

 

American Revolutionary War (1775-1783) 25,000

Northwest Indian War (1785-1795) 1,056

Quasi-War (1798 -1800) 514

War of 1812 (1812-1815) 20,000

1st Seminole War (1817-1818) 36

Black Hawk War (1832) 305

Second Seminole War (1835-1842) 1,535

Mexican-American War (1846-1848) 13,283

Third Seminole War (1855-1858) 26

Civil War (1861-1865) 625,000

Indian Wars (1865-1898) 919

Great Sioux War (1875-1877) 314

Spanish-America War (1898) 2,446

Philippine-American War (1898-1913) 4,196

Boxer Rebellion (1900-1901) 131

Mexican Revolution (1914-1919) 35

Haiti Occupation (1915-1934) 148

World War 1 (1917-1918) 116,516

North Russia Campaign (1918-1920) 424

American Exped. Force Siberia (1918-1920) 328

Nicaragua Occupation (1927-1933) 48

World War 2 (1941-1945) 405,399

Korean War (1950-1953) 36,516

Vietnam War (1955-1975) 58,209

El Salvador Civil War (1980-1992) 37

Beirut (1982-1984 266

Grenada (1983) 19

Panama (1989) 40

Persian Gulf War (1990-1991) 258

Operation Provide Comfort (1991-1996) 19

Somalia Intervention (1992-1995) 43

Bosnia (1995-2004) 12

NATO Air Campaign Yugoslavia (1999) 20

Afghanistan (2001- present) 2,145

Iraq (2003-2011) 4,486

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