Sakhalin, the Aleutian, and Kuril Islands: 8,200, 3,200, (11,400) German government figures of war losses do not include the increase in natural deaths with war casualties. By the summer of 1944, when an expectation of an Allied invasion was freely admitted by German commanders, the disposition of troops facing it came under the command of OB West (HQ in Paris). (German government Statistical Office). The West German government put the number of Germans killed by the Nazi political, racial and religious persecution at 300,000 (including 170,000 German Jews). Total Romanian military war dead were approximately 300,000. Niewyk, Donald L. The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust, Columbia University Press, 2000; Statistisches Jahrbuch fr die Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1960 Bonn 1961 p. 78, Bundesarchiv Euthanasie" im Nationalsozialismus, bundesarchiv.de; accessed 5 March 2016.(German). Albanian official statistics claim somewhat higher losses. POW deaths 4,000. The exact number of dead and injured will never be known because of the confusion after the explosions. French losses were 92,000 KIA, 39,600 MIA and over 250,000 WIA. General Franz Bhme announced the unconditional surrender of German troops in Norway. & Jap. The Hahn's believe the official German figure of 2million deaths is an historical myth, lacking foundation. Andaman & Nicobar Islands: 900, 1,500, (2,400) In German Armed Forces 700, Polish losses during the Soviet occupation (19391941). Population Changes in Europe Since 1939, Geneva 1951.p.44-45. Liudskie poteri v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine 19411945 gg: Statisticheskoe issledovanie (Human Losses in the Great Patriotic War 19411945 A Statistical Investigation). Polska 19391945. Total Bulgarian military war dead were 18,500 including 6,671 battle deaths. On 19 August, the French Resistance (FFI) organised a general uprising and the liberation of Paris took place on 25 August when general Dietrich von Choltitz accepted the French ultimatum and surrendered to general Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque, commander of the Free French 2nd Armored Division, ignoring orders from Hitler that Paris should be held to the last and destroyed. Aiming to recapture Strasbourg, the Germans attacked the 6th Army Group at multiple points. Some 40,000 Roma were murdered. The raids for which the British awarded the "North-West Europe Campaign of 1942" battle honour were: Operation Biting Bruneval (2728 February 1942), St Nazaire (2728 March 1942), Operation Myrmidon Bayonne (5 April 1942), Operation Abercrombie Hardelot (2122 April 1942), Dieppe (19 August 1942) and Operation Frankton Gironde (712 December 1942).. Hitler survived to wreak a terrible vengeance on at least 2,000 army officers (including Rommel) and launch a desperate counter-attack on the Western Front in December 1944, now known as the 'Battle of the Bulge'. Some scholars maintain that the definition of the Holocaust should also include the other victims persecuted and killed by the Nazis. The United Nations reported in 1947 that "about 30,000 Europeans and 300,000 Indonesian internees and forced laborers died during the occupation." It was estimated that 200,000 soldiers died in World War II in the European theatre. The Kriegsmarine, nonetheless, suffered very heavy losses during the two months of fighting required to seize all of mainland Norway. World War II was the deadliest military conflict in history in terms of total dead, with some 75 million people casualties including military and civilians, or around 3% of the world's population at the time. , 2-United States Strategic Bombing Survey, Medical Division (1947) The bombing of Japan killed 333,000 civilians and injured 473,000.  In August 1941, 243,106 Poles living in the Special Settlements were amnestied and released by the Soviets. The details of these losses are as follows: 199,000 in. Sources for total Chinese war dead are divergent and range from 10 to 20million as detailed below. Lennart Lundberg Handelsflottan under andra vrldskriget, p. 9. These figures include Austria and foreign nationals of German ancestry in eastern Europe. Elements of the US 3rd Infantry Division were the first Allied troops to arrive at Berchtesgaden, which they secured, while the French 2nd Armoured Division seized the Berghof (Hitler's Alpine residence) on 4 May 1945. Of the country's total casualties, about 2.1 million were military personnel while 500,000-800,000 were civilians. I test every recipe I post. The next month, the Germans launched the Battle of France . The names of individual U.S. military personnel killed in World War II can be found at the U.S. National Archives. The, Michael Ellman and S. Maksudov, Soviet Deaths in the Great Patriotic War:a note World War II . This was followed by a tedious campaign to clear a peninsula dominating the estuary, and finally, the amphibious assault on Walcheren Island in November. Total deaths from 1940 to 1953 due to the war and the Soviet occupation were approximately 83,000 persons (7.3% of the population). Who killed the most people in ww2? An earlier estimate made in 1987 by Franciszek Proch of the Polish Association of Former Political Prisoners of Nazi and Soviet Concentration Camps estimated the total dead due to the Soviet occupation at 1,050,000. : -Human Losses of the USSR in the Period of WWII: Collection of Articles. Commonwealth War Graves Commission Annual Report 20132014, page 44. Russian historian. [Tokyo], 1949, pp. (1998) A German demographic study estimated 5,500,000 to 6,900,000 war dead. The preliminary data for New Zealand losses was killed 10,033, missing 2,129, wounded 19,314 and. Military dead were estimated with Soviet forces at 15,000 and 5,000 with German. Eng. The most numerous victims were Serbs. Presse- und Informationsamt. Forced laborers in Southeast Asia: 70,000, 30,000 interned non-Asian civilians, The number killed in action was 2,303,320; died of wounds, disease or accidents 500,165; 11,000 sentenced to death by court martial; 2,007,571. Studies in Global Social History, 2010), p. 227. The crossing of the Moselle River and the capture of the fortress of Metz proved difficult for the American troops in the face of German reinforcements, supply shortages, and unfavorable weather. pedagog. The casualties listed here include 19 to 25million war-related famine deaths in the USSR, China, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, and India that are often omitted from other compilations of World War II casualties.. (Victims of Two Dictatorships. The French forces launched a small offensive, the Saar Offensive against Germany in the Saar region but halted their advance and returned. The commission found that the demographic estimates by the German government of 220,000 to 270,000 civilian deaths due to expulsions from Czechoslovakia were based on faulty data. The German army (or Heer) was the most complicit as a result of being on the ground in Germany's eastern campaigns, but all branches participated. ", Civilians killed in 1945 military campaign, Deaths due to Nazi political, racial and religious persecution, Expulsion and flight of ethnic Germans 1961 (. Some I've been cooking for years, decades even, others I have cooked just . 2,055,575 German soldiers surrendered between D-Day and 16 April 1945, The Times, 19 April p 4; 755,573 German soldiers surrendered between 1 and 16 April, The Times, 18 April p 4, which means that 1,300,002 German soldiers surrendered to the Western Allies between D-Day and the end of March 1945. UK total casualties were 68,111 including 11,000 KIA. Ingo Haar, "Hochgerechnetes Unglck, Die Zahl der deutschen Opfer nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg wird bertrieben", Sddeutsche Zeitung, November 14, 2006. The British used the Egyptian army to guard lines of communication and to clear minefields. Military deaths 6,750 which included 3,900 regular Army, 2,600 Navy forces, and 250 POW in Germany. Institute of National Remembrance (IPN), Warsaw 2009; Poland. which are attributed to an increase in natural deaths from 1940 to 1945 and 1,650 foreign nationals killed while serving in the , 3-The effects of air attack on Japanese urban economy.  Estimates of Holocaust deaths range between 4.9 and 5.9million Jews.. Stalin began purging the Red Army of its professional and skilled soldiers. Latze Member Posts: 377 Joined: 08 May 2010, 17:55 Re: German Casualties - Eastern Front vs. Western Front by Latze 14 Sep 2015, 23:06 The attack was the debut of the Australian Imperial Force on the Western Front and, according to McMullin, "the worst 24 hours in Australia's entire history". by Konrad Adenauer. Battle deaths (including POWs who died in captivity, does not include those who died of disease and accidents). Army GroupB had the 2nd Panzer Division in northern France, 116th Panzer Division in the Paris area, and the 21st Panzer Division in Normandy. Moscow 1971, p. 294, Poyer, Lin; Falgout, Suzanne; Carucci, Laurence Marshall. The US 6th Army Group fanned out to the southwest, passing to the east of Switzerland through Bavaria and into Austria and northern Italy.[when?] Informationen zur Klrung der Schicksale von Flchtlingen aus den. Estonia's human losses due to the Soviet and German occupation of Estonia from 1940 to 1945 were approximately 67,000 persons based on a study by Estonian State Commission on Examination of Policies of Repression. Archivalien und ausgewhlte Erlebnisberichte.. Bonn: Kulturstiftung der deutschen Vertriebenen. There are no reliable figures for the casualties of the Soviet Union and China, the two countries in which casualties were undoubtedly greatest. In May 1940, the Germans launched the Battle of France. Total war dead of 357,116; Navy (50,758); Army (144,079); Air Force (69,606); Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service (624); other and unknown 6,844 (3,695 post armistice). With the fighting ended, the Germans began to consider ways of resolving the question of how to deal with Britain. Russian sources report that the Soviets reported the POW deaths of 62,105 (61,855 Japanese and 214 collaborator forces) out of the 640,105 captured (609,448 Japanese and 30,657 collaborator forces).  The People's Republic of China puts its war dead at 20 million, while the Japanese government puts its casualties due to the war at 3.1 million.. Combat Dead by Theater of war: EuropeAtlantic 183,588 (Army ground forces 141,088, Army Air Forces 36,461, and Navy/Coast Guard 6,039); AsiaPacific 108,504 (Army ground forces 41,592, Army Air Forces 15,694, Navy/Coast Guard 31,485, Marine Corps 19,733); unidentified theaters 39 (Army). The Germans had been preparing a massive counter-attack in the West since the Allied breakout from Normandy. With an introd. Many civilians died because of deliberate genocide, massacres, mass-bombings, disease, and starvation.  The table below gives data on the number of dead and military wounded for each country, along with population information to show the relative impact of losses. These figures include 593,000 Germany in 1937 borders.  According to Yad Vashem, "During their four years in power, the Ustasa carried out a Serb genocide, exterminating over 500,000, expelling 250,000 and forcing another 200,000 to convert to Catholicism. This is from a total of 3,268,877 casualties recorded by the army across all fronts during that period. The 1949 report of the Japanese government Economic Stabilization Board detailed the casualties caused by air raids and sea bombardment. 5-Figures of missing include POWs held by Allies. Celebes: 1,500, 4,000, (5,500) Edited by Executive Office of the Statistics Commission and Statistics Bureau of the Prime Minister's Office. 21st Army Group was then instead ordered to move northeast toward Bremen and Hamburg. 350,000 American women served in the Armed Forces during World WarII and 16 were killed in action. Total casualties were 668,315 including 299,485 dead, 24,010 missing and 344,820 injured. During World War II, 14,059 American POWs died in enemy captivity throughout the war (12,935 held by Japan and 1,124 held by Germany). The breakout by service is as follows: Army 234,874. 41112. The British XXX Corps would punch through the German lines along the MaasSchelde canal and link up with the airborne troops of the U.S. 101st Airborne Division in Eindhoven, the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division at Nijmegen and the British 1st Airborne Division at Arnhem. Stara Gradika was a sub-camp of Jasenovac established for women and children. Soviet sources list the deaths of 474,967 of the 2,652,672 German Armed Forces, Estimated total Soviet military war dead in 194145 on the. , General Eisenhower's Armies were facing resistance that varied from almost non-existent to fanatical as they advanced toward Berlin, which was located 200km (120mi) from their positions in early April 1945.  The British and Americans contemplated an airborne operation before the attack. Schramm put the total at 4,188,057. iUniverse, Inc. (July 13, 2005). Equipment losses were 753 tanks and 1,284 aircraft. In 2018, the United States Holocaust museum has the number of murdered during the time period of the holocaust at 17million 6million Jews and 11million others. Russian demographer Boris Urlanis estimated Czechoslovak war dead of 340,000 persons, 46,000 military and 294,000 civilians. American military dead#^BF1, The reasons for the high human toll in Yugoslavia were as follows They estimated German casualties up until April 30, 1945, at 2,230,324 dead, 2,870,404 missing and POW held by Allies. 1939 German Soldiers With Time To Spare Thresh Wheat In France Ww2 Photo 7X9 . This would bring the total number of Italian military personnel killed to some 341,000 (excluding colonial troops). Philippines military losses were 57,000 including 7,000 KIA in 194142 campaign, 8,000 guerrillas KIA 194245 and 42,000 POWs(out of 98,000). There were an additional 31,271 military deaths due to "natural causes" which are not included in these figures. The port of Antwerp was liberated on 4 September by the British 11th Armoured Division. Total U.S. military deaths in battle and from other causes were 407,316. Britain's Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, urged Eisenhower to continue the advance toward Berlin by the 21st Army Group, under the command of Montgomery with the intention of capturing the city. Historians often put forward many different estimates of the numbers killed and wounded during World War II. Germany reports. Moscow, Nauka, 1993; S. N. Mikhalev, Liudskie poteri v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine 19411945 gg: Statisticheskoe issledovanie, Krasnoiarskii gos. For example, German Jewish refugees in France who were deported to the death camps are included with French casualties in the published sources on the Holocaust. Werner Gruhl estimates China's total war losses at 15,554,000, Civilians :12,392,000 including (8,191,000) due to the Japanese brutality and military dead 3,162,000. 1993. E. Bruce Reynolds, "Aftermath of Alliance: The Wartime Legacy in Thai-Japanese Relations". Advancing from northern Italy, the British Eighth Army[a] pushed to the borders of Yugoslavia to defeat the remaining Wehrmacht elements there. MacArthur in Japan: The Occupation: Military Phase, Volume I Supplement U.S. Government printing Office 1966, p. 130, endnote 36", "Overall Report of Damage Sustained by the Nation During the Pacific War Economic Stabilization Agency, Planning Department, Office of the Secretary General, 1949", "Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and Subsequent Weapons Testing". Straty osobowe i ofiary represji pod dwiema okupacjami. Missing and presumed dead(including POWs) were 131,419 (111,579 pre-armistice, 19,840 post armistice) If the British refused to agree to a peace treaty, one option was to invade. ^AH Malta 1,493 civilians were killed and 3,734 wounded during the Siege of Malta (World War II) Maltese civilians killed during the siege are also included with U.K. civilian deaths by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. pedagog. An additional 700,000 were taken prisoner by the Soviets were 50,000 died in forced labor in the USSR and Outer Mongolia. Persons unaccounted for might have been burned beyond recognition in the falling buildings, disposed of in one of the mass cremations of the first week of recovery, or driven out of the city to die or recover without any record remaining. 4, Prague p. 57, Urlanis, Boris (1971). Fighting began with Operation Weserbung, the German invasion of Denmark and Norway, in April, 1940. The official figures for military war dead and missing in 194145 are 8,668,400 comprising 6,329,600 combat related deaths, 555,500 non-combat deaths. Ingo Haar, "Straty zwiazane z wypedzeniami: stan bada, problemy, perspektywy", Die Flucht der deutschen Bevlkerung 1944/45, "Does Germany owe Greece wartime reparations money? The Finnish National Archives website's database lists the names of the 94,676 Finnish war dead between 1939 and 1945.  The Russian scholar Viktor Zemskov puts the death toll from 1941 to 1945 at about 1million based on data from the Soviet archives.  Deaths directly caused by the war (including military and civilian fatalities) are estimated at 5056million, with an additional estimated 1928million deaths from war-related disease and famine. During World War II, the German military helped fulfill Nazism's racial, political, and territorial ambitions. According to the College of Education of the University of South Florida "Approximately 11 million people were killed because of Nazi genocidal policy". Civilian losses included 160,000 Jewish Holocaust dead, As Ruanda [Rwanda] was not occupied nor its food supply cut off, these deaths are not usually included with World War II casualties. 3- The section The Effect of Bombing on Health and Medical Care in Germany of January 1947 made a preliminary calculated estimate of air raid dead at 422,000. There were additional casualties in 193940, which totaled 136,945: There were 4,500 military deaths with the all Spanish. Holocaust Encyclopedia "How many Catholics were killed during the Holocaust? Moscow Page 294. 1-Summary Report (July 1946) Total civilian casualties in Japan, as a result of 9 months of air attack, including those from the atomic bombs, were approximately 806,000. , The total war dead in the USSR includes about 1million victims of Stalin's regime. In early 1918 Imperial Germany knew it finally had a chance to win against the Allies. German casualties based on statistics collected during the war included 27,074 KIA, 18,384 MIA and 111,034 WIA. Austrian civilian casualties were 99,700 victims of Nazi persecution and 24,000 killed in Allied air raids. C. Deliberate acts of reprisal against target populations were perpetrated by all combatants. Because of the decline in activity in the two port cities, the constant threat of incendiary raids, and the formal evacuation programs of the Government, an unknown number of the inhabitants had either drifter away from the cities or been removed according to plan. Studies on the Population of China, 13681953. The distinction between military and civilian casualties caused directly by warfare and collateral damage is not always clear-cut. (2005) The German government issued a report listing total war dead of 7,375,800 (3,100,000 soldiers killed; 1,200,000 soldiers missing; 500,000 civilians killed in bombing raids; 2,251,500 civilian victims of expulsions and deportations; 24,300 Austrian civilians killed and 300,000 victims of Nazi racial, religious or political persecution. pp. The following notes summarize Soviet casualties, the details are presented in World War II casualties of the Soviet Union. The losses listed here are actual deaths; hypothetical losses due to a decline in births are not included with the total dead. Their advance only slowed down as they encountered regrouped and entrenched German troops in the Vosges Mountains. By V-E Day, the US 12th Army Group was a force of four armies (First, Third, Ninth and Fifteenth) that numbered over 1.3million men. WWII: Western Front Worksheets . The number of deaths in the Gulag labor camps increased as a result of wartime overcrowding and food shortages. In turn, it commanded three groups: the Wehrmacht Netherlands Command (Wehrmachtbefehlshaber Niederlande) or WBN, covering the Dutch and Belgian coasts and Army Group B, covering the coast of northern France with the German 15th Army (HQ in Tourcoing), in the area north of the Seine; the 7th Army, (HQ in Le Mans), between the Seine and the Loire defending the English Channel and the Atlantic coast, and Army Group G with responsibility for the Bay of Biscay coast and Vichy France, with its 1st Army, (HQ in Bordeaux), responsible for the Atlantic coast between the Loire and the Spanish border and the 19th Army, (HQ in Avignon), responsible for the Mediterranean coast. The estimated breakdown for each Soviet republic of total war dead^AY4. By The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. Hungarian Jewish losses of 569,000 presented here include the territories annexed in 193941. Bonin Islands: 2,700, 12,500, (15,200) Commissariato generale C.G.V. Germany (West). Ho Ping-ti. Defending the Ardennes were troops of the US First Army. Soviet Studies Vol44. 10 May 1945, Last edited on 21 December 2022, at 04:17, List of Commando raids on the Atlantic Wall, Western Front command tenures (World War II), Learn how and when to remove this template message, George C Marshall, Biennial reports of the Chief of Staff of the United States Army to the Secretary of War: 1 July 193930 June 1945. 600,000 POWs of Allies; 50,000 POWs of Russians; 650,000 POWs of Germans, U. S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, AMERICAN PRISONERS OF WAR (POWs) AND MISSING IN ACTION (MIAs), U. S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, AMERICAN PRISONERS OF WAR (POWs) AND MISSING IN ACTION (MIAs) (incl.  The Red Army claimed responsibility for the majority of Wehrmacht casualties during World War II. Toward Peace: War Responsibility, Postwar Compensation, and Peace Movements and Education in Japan. Research in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union has caused a revision of estimates of Soviet World War II fatalities. Census Bureau cited the following source for the population at 1/1/1939 for Czechoslovakia, State Statistical Office, Statistical Bulletin of Czechoslovakia, v. II (1947) no. Michael Haynes, Counting Soviet Deaths in the Great Patriotic War: a Note Europe Asia Studies Vol. World War 2 was the bloodiest conflict in human history. On 16 November the Allies started a large scale autumn offensive called Operation Queen. In addition the civilian population was conscripted by the Japanese as forced laborers and were subjected to numerous mindless atrocities. Major German units in the French southwest that had not been committed in Normandy withdrew, either eastwards towards Alsace (sometimes directly across the US 6th Army Group's advance) or into the ports with the intention of denying them to the Allies. Merchant Navy (30,248); British Home Guard (1,206) and Civilians (60,595). The official Russian figure for total POW held by the Germans is 4,059,000; the number of Soviet, Conscripted reservists is an estimate of men called up, primarily in 1941, who were killed in battle or died as. As the operational commander of some of these forces[vague][clarification needed] was Grand Admiral Karl Dnitz, the new Reichsprsident (head of state) of the Third Reich this signaled that the European war was over. The US Ninth Army, which had remained under British command since the battle of the Bulge, went south as the northern pincer of the Ruhr encirclement as well as pushing elements east. Over 11.4 million Soviet civilians within pre-1939 borders were killed, and another estimated 3.5 million civilians were killed in the annexed territories. Independent Russian historian Vadim Erlikman estimated Latvian civilian war dead in 194145 at 220,000 (35,000 in military operations; 110,000 executed, 35,000 in Germany and 40,000 due to hunger and disease. Lesser Sundas: 51,800, 1,200, (53,000) POW deaths 3,000. Mentally and Physically Handicapped: Victims of the Nazi Era", Bundesarchiv: Euthanasie-Verbrechen 19391945, "United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Merchant Navy (530); British Home Guard (0) and Civilians (0). Dutch casualties are placed at 2,890 killed or missing, 6,900 wounded, with no information provided on those captured. An estimated 40,000,000 to 50,000,000 people died during World War II. Total military dead for the United Kingdom alone (according to preliminary 1945 figures): 264,443. 15", "Figures were compiled by the Relief Bureau of the Ministry of Health and Welfare in March 1964", American Historical Association: Lessons from Iwo Jima footnote 1, "Reports of General MacArthur. 73538. Figures are rounded to the nearest hundredth place. Bericht des Bundesarchivs vom 28. Curiously, until the autumn of 1916 German casualties on the Eastern Front in proportion to the number of men were not smaller than in the West despite Russian weakness in artillery and ammunition. , The following figures are from The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust, the authors maintain that "statistics on Gypsy losses are especially unreliable and controversial. An academic study of the Chinese population concluded that "a conservative estimate would put total human casualties directly caused by the war of 19371945 at between 15,000,000 and 20,000,000". In addition 2,000 Danish volunteers were killed serving in the German military. Figure does not include the Nazi euthanasia program, German Federal Archive, Siegel, Silke Vertreibung und Vertreibungsverbrechen 19451948. 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