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What was the most siblings killed from one family in a US war?

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The record for service members killed in a single conflict, and actually on a single ship, was the case of the 5 Sullivan brothers, who were all serving on the cruiser USS Juneau (CV-52) when it was sunk on November 13, 1942. Their deaths prompted a change in policy, and to existing regulations in 1948 (DD directive 1313.15) to ensure that sole surviving siblings be given the opportunity to be removed from combat duty.
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