Casualty type - definition of casualty type by The Free Dictionary
A term used to identify a casualty for reporting purposes as either a hostile casualty or a nonhostile casualty. See also casualty; casualty category; casualty status; hostile casualty; nonhostile casualty.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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However, pedestrians were the second highest casualty type
Suicide Terror Attacks (Counting 9/11) Against Americans At Home & Abroad Casualty Type
The information you can find will include: the name; nationality; rank; regiment/service; date of death; service number; casualty type
; reference for the grave or place of commemoration as a row, plot and grave reference and where to find the cemetery or memorial.
"Each name is indexed and sortable by more than 50 different criteria from hometown to casualty type
to military unit.
for Department of Defense overall and US Army specifically.