The Defense Department last week reported 3,267 more U.S. casualties in
Korea. It was the largest single casualty list since the Inchon landing
eight months ago, and it brought total U.S. losses in less than a year
of war to 72,300. The breakdown:
Total casualties by services: Army, 59,249; Marine Corps, 11,603; Navy,
830; Air Force, 618.
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