Special Report

The Year the Most Americans Have Died in War Since 1980

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2000
> Military personnel deaths: 0
> Active duty military: 1,372,352

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2001
> Military personnel deaths: 12
> Active duty military: 1,384,812

Source: Mark Wilson / Getty Images

2002
> Military personnel deaths: 17
> Active duty military: 1,411,200

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2003
> Military personnel deaths: 312
> Active duty military: 1,423,348

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2004
> Military personnel deaths: 735
> Active duty military: 1,411,287

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