The AP count is 13 less than the Defense Department’s tally, last updated Tuesday at 10 a.m. EDT.
The AP count of total OEF casualties outside of Afghanistan is one more than the department’s tally.
The Defense Department also counts three military civilian deaths.
The latest identifications reported by the military:
• Staff Sgt. Joseph H. Fankhauser, 30, of Mason, Texas; died April 22 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan; assigned to the 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
• Capt. Michael C. Braden, 31, of Lock Haven, Pa.; died April 18 in Bagram, Afghanistan; assigned to the Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.
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