The Defense Department last week reported 969 more U.S. casualties in
Korea, bringing the total for ten months of war to 61,744. Its figures
do not include the current Chinese offensive. The breakdown:
Total casualties by services: Army, 51,487; Marines, 9,071; Navy, 655;
Air Force, 531.
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