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U.S. death toll
As of Wednesday, 4,431 U.S. servicemembers and 13 Defense Department civilians had been reported killed in the Iraq War. In Afghanistan, 1,401 U.S. servicemembers and two Defense Department civilians had been reported killed. Latest death identified in Iraq: -Army Cpl. Brandon S. Hocking, 24, of Seattle, died Monday in Samawah when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device; 3rd Infantry Division.