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Supporters of the war in Iraq would very likely say that while these examples are tragic, they are no different than what happens in any war. But what if these soldiers were killed or wounded in a war that did not need to be fought? The latest addition to the arsenal of opponents of Bush’s decision to invade Iraq is a report published by Jeffrey Record for the Army War College. Professor Record concludes that Iraq “was a war-of-choice distraction from the war of necessity against al-Qaeda.”