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The True Cost of Freedom...

Military Action
Hostile Deaths
Wounded
Non-Hostile Deaths
Revolutionary War (1775-1783)
6,824
8,445
18,500
Indian Wars (1775-1893)
Soldiers
4,546
2,156
N/A*
Indians
4,000
N/A*
N/A*
Franco-American Naval War (1797-1800)
20
42
N/A*
Barbary Wars (1801-1805, 1815)
35
64
N/A*
USS Chesapeake vs HMS Leopard
3
18
0
War of 1812 (1812-1815)
2,260
4,505
N/A*
Marquesas Islands (1813-1814)
5
3
N/A*
Slave Attack in Florida (1816)
4
0
0
Peru (1820)
2
6
0
West Indies Anti-Piracy Campaign (1822-1825)
4
5
N/A*
Aegean Sea (1827)
1
0
0
Sumatra (1832)
2
11
N/A*
Texas War of Independence (1835-1836)
704
138
N/A*
Mexican-American War (1845-1848)
1,733
4,152
11,550
Paraguay (1855)
1
0
0
China (1855-1859)
14
31
N/A*
Fiji (1840, 1855, 1858)
3
9
N/A*
Cortina War - Texas Border (1859-1860)
5
18
N/A*
Vera Cruz, Mexico (1860)
1
3
N/A*
United States Civil War (1861-1865)
Union
110,000
281,881
249, 952
Confederate
94,000
195,000
164,000
Japan (1863)
5
6
N/A*
Formosa (1867)
1
0
N/A*
Mexico (1870)
2
8
N/A*
Korea (1871)
3
10
1
Chile (1891)
2
18
0
Spanish-American War (1898)
362
1,637
2,621
Phillipine War (1899-1902)
1,053
2,840
3,220
Samoa (1899)
4
5
0
China/Boxer Rebellion (1900)
53
253
51
Moro/Pulajan Campaigns (1902-1906, 1913)
130
323
500
Domican Republic (1904)
1
0
0
Mexican Punitive Expedition (1916)
18
30
9
Nicaragua (1912)
5
16
N/A*
World War I (1917-1918)
53,513
204,002
63,195
North Russian Expedition (1916-1919)
144
305
100
Siberian Expedition (1918-1920)
35
52
135
Nicaragua (1927-1932)
47
66
89
Yangtze Service, China (1918-1941)
5
71
N/A*
North Atlantic Naval War (1941)
126
44
15
World War II (1941-1945)
293,121
670,846
115,185
European Theater
185,179
498,948
66,805
Pacific Theater
107,903
171,898
48,380
Trieste/Italy (1944-1946)
9
14
N/A*
Chinese Civil War (1945-1947)
12
42
22
Cold War (1944-1994)
382
N/A*
N/A*
Phillipines (1946, 1951)
8
N/A*
N/A*
Greek Civil War (1946-1949)
1
1
2
Korean War (1950-1953)
33,739
103,284
2,835
Quemoy and Matsu (1954)
3
N/A*
N/A*
Lebanon (1958)
1
1
4
Bay of Pigs, Cuba (1961)
4
0
N/A*
Laos (1961-1962)
11
3
3
Vietnam War (1961-1973)
47,434
153,303
10,786
Cuban Missile Crisis (1962)
1
0
8
Panama Canal Riots (1964)
3
85
N/A*
Dominican Republic (1965-1966)
27
172
20
Guatemala (1965-1968)
4
2
0
Korea (DMZ)(1966-1969)
92
134
183
USS Liberty off Israel(1967)
34
171
0
Terrorism (1970-1998)
73
227
0
Mayaguez-Cambodia/Koh Tang Is. (1975)
18
50
23
Iran (1980)
0
0
8
Lebanon (1982-1984)
266
169
2
Grenada (1983)
10
152
9
El Salvador (1983-1991)
9
35
11
Southwest Africa (1984)
1
0
0
Honduras (1984, 1989)
1
28
N/A*
Libya (1986)
2
0
0
USS Stark - Persian Gulf (1987)
37
21
0
Persian Gulf (1987-1988)
2
10
14
Panama (1989-1990)
23
240
18
Persian Gulf War (1990-1991)
148
467
235
Aircraft Shoot Down, Peru (1992)
1
5
0
Somalia (1992-1994)
30
175
14
Haiti (1994)
1
3
2
Kohbar Towers, Saudi Arabia (1996)
19
66
0
U.S. Embassy, Kenya (1998)
3
0
0
Kosovo (1999)
1
16
10
USS Cole, Yemen (2000)
17
39
0
Islamist Terrorist Attacks (2001-2002)
57
N/A*
10
Iraq War (2001-2016)
3,519
32,246
965
Afghanistan War (2001-2016)
1,854
20,155
512
Islamic State Campaign (2014-2016)
1
5
12
N/A* - Numbers Unknown or Unable to be determined.

Reprinted from VFW Magazine, May 2016. Numbers accurate at time of publication.