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Further Review

Our War Casualties

By Charles Apple The Spokesman-Review

Each tiny star making up this U.S. flag represents a serviceperson from Washington or Idaho who became a casualty of war in order to protect our freedom.

World War I

Washington: 3,070

Idaho: 1,351

World War II

Washington: 6,904

Idaho: 2,193

Korean War

Washington: 488

Idaho: 131

Vietnam War

Washington: 1,407

Idaho: 217

Persian Gulf War

Washington: 9

Idaho: 1

War in Afghanistan

Washington: 58

Idaho: 17

War in Iraq

Washington: 95

Idaho: 33