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Casualties Sustained by III MAF Units



1968 Month

JAN

USMC

USA

USN

KIA

WIA

MIA

DOW

KIA

WIA

MIA

DOW

KIA

WIA

MIA

DOW

225

1122

30

41

177

552

22

13

15

45

3

0

FEB

554

2368

18

58

215

754

35

21

27

99

1

4

MAR

364

1915

65

19

199

843

6

14

15

73

0

1

APR

368

1596

9

33

257

887

43

13

21

71

0

3

MAY

723

2670

5

37

333

1499

73

36

37

83

0

1

JUN

495

2092

8

41

146

667

32

20

20

89

0

2

JUL

259

2131

15

25

92

591

31

18

9

96

0

3

AUG

250

1947

1

35

133

1301

31

25

10

104

0

0

SEP

207

1706

14

25

80

815

34

7

6

73

0

1

OCT

117

1052

10

20

73

734

26

8

3

28

0

0

NOV

157

843

0

15

94

479

70

19

7

53

0

2

DEC

165

1099

0

12

42

350

54

15

12

48

0

1

TOTAL

3884

20541

175

361

1841

9472

457

209

182

862

4

18


3d Marine Division

Enemy Casualties Reported and Friendly Casualties Sustained (Includes 1st Marines through 31 August)



Month

Enemy KIA

POWs Captured

US KIA

US WIA

JAN

1290

34

154

935

FEB

1344

61

185

1279

MAR

2237

52

179

1239

APR

598

23

184

1203

MAY

5145

114

233

1398

JUN

1099

3

244

1409

JUL

1003

22

75

744

AUG

694

6

76

571

SEP

1399

18

92

703

OCT

679

7

23

199

NOV

64

12

37

320

DEC TOTAL

217

11

35

231

15469

363

1517

10231




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