As of Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at least 4,469 members of the U.S. military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.
The figure includes nine military civilians killed in action.
At least 3,517 military personnel died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
The AP count is the same as the Defense Department's tally, last updated Friday at 10 a.m. EDT.
Since the start of U.S. military operations in Iraq, 32,130 U.S. service members have been wounded in hostile action, according to the Defense Department's weekly tally.
The latest identifications reported by the military:
_Capt. Matthew G. Nielson, 27, of Jefferson, Iowa, died June 29, in Badrah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with indirect fire. He was assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas.
_Two soldiers died June 29 in Badrah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with indirect fire; they were assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas; killed were: Capt. David E. Van Camp, 29, of Wheeling, W.Va.; and Spc. Robert G. Tenney Jr., 29, Warner Robins, Ga.