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American Death Statistics From Wars (english)
13 Dec 2002
As we think about going to war again, we might want to think about this. Over 20 million people have died from war during the 20th Century. Here's the number of Americans who died from some of our wars.

Year of War War Americans Dead

1775-1783 American Revolution 4,435
1812-1815 War of 1812 2,260
1846-1848 Mexican War 13,283
1861-1865 Civil War 558,052
1898 Spanish American War 2,446
1914-1918 World War I 116,708
1939-1945 World War II 407,316
1950-1953 Korean Conflict 33,651
1957-1975 Vietnam Conflict 58,168

total 756,319
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