The Department of Defense has identified 1,737 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations. It confirmed the deaths of the following Americans recently:
DIETRICH, Jesse W., 20, Pfc., Army; Venus, Tex.; 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
GREEN, Douglas J., 23, Specialist, Army; Sterling, Va.; 25th Infantry Division.
MULLINS, Brandon S., 21, Pfc., Army; Owensboro, Ky.; 25th Infantry Division.
TOBIN, Andrew R., 24, Sgt., Army; Jacksonville, Ill.; Tenth Mountain Division.