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DOD Stats for U.S. Troops deployed overseas - June 2016
Specifically, 201,433 troops are Active Duty and 40,941 are National Guard / Reserve troops.
Most of the care packages of the Airborne Angel Cadets of Texas currently go to U.S. Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines in Iraq and Afghanistan. Below June, 2016 stats are combined for Active Duty, National Guard and Reserve.
Total number of U.S. Troops in Afghanistan - 14,726
Total number of U.S. Troops in Iraq - 4,564
Some other countries with about 1,000 or more U.S. troops:
Bahrain - 4,998
Australia - 1,225
Djibouti - 3,126
Germany - 36,864
Guam - 5,134
Italy - 12,462
Japan - 47092
Korea, South - 25,297
Kuwait - 11,655
Qatar - 5,587
Spain - 2,932
Turkey - 2,711
United Arab Emirates - 3,441
United Kingdom - 8,704
Outside Iraq and Afghanistan, the Airborne Angel Cadets of Texas send care packages to American military personnel in the Mideast, Africa, Southwest Asia, and Eastern Europe.