Mai 1974. The, Michael Ellman and S. Maksudov, Soviet Deaths in the Great Patriotic War:a note – World War II –. Many would be surprised, due to blinkered history, that France lost 250000. At the start of 1939, the British Army was a small volunteer professional army.          Merchant Navy (30,248); British Home Guard (1,206) and Civilians (60,595). Hungarian Jewish losses of 569,000 presented here include the territories annexed in 1939–41. "United States Strategic Bombing Survey Summary Report United States Government Printing Office Washington: 1946 p. 20", United States Strategic Bombing Survey, Medical Division, "United States Strategic Bombing Survey The Effects of Atomic Bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki United States Government Printing Office Washington: 1946, p. 15", "R.J. Rummel "Statistics of democide: Genocide and Mass Murder since 1900" Transaction 1998; ISBN 3-8258-4010-7 (Chapter 3)", "Allied Merchant Navy Memorial in Newfoundland", "Gordon, Maj. Richard M., (U.S. Army, retired) (28 October 2002). 350,000 American women served in the Armed Forces during World War II and 16 were killed in action. Royal Navy (50,758); British Army (144,079); Royal Air Force (69,606). Regarding overall losses, they concluded that "It was further estimated that an additional number, approximately 25% of known deaths in 1944–45, were still unrecovered and unrecorded. ^I  China According to the Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare Japanese war dead(1937–45) totaled 3.1 million persons including 2.3 million soldiers and Army/Navy civilian employees, 500,000 civilians in Japan and 300,000 civilians living outside of Japan. ), Independent Russian historian Vadim Erlikman estimated Lithuanian civilian war dead in 1941–45 at 345,000 (25,000 in military operations; 230,000 executed, 15,000 in Germany and 75,000 due to hunger and disease. Non-Jews persecuted and killed by Nazi and Nazi-affiliated forces, Michael Ellman and S. Maksudov, Soviet Deaths in the Great Patriotic War: a note – World War II –. [256] The Soviet-era archive figures on the Gulag labor camps has been the subject of a vigorous academic debate outside Russia since their publication in 1991. That was sometimes done if the deceased was, for example, an ammunition worker, air raid victim or a civilian worker who for some other reason died because of the war. The breakout by service is as follows: Army 234,874. Total U.S. military deaths in battle and from other causes were 407,316. Russian demographer Boris Urlanis estimated Czechoslovak war dead of 340,000 persons, 46,000 military and 294,000 civilians.        in the Dutch famine of 1944. 5000 British, 20000 British and Commonwealth. In: Wolfgang Benz (Hg. These figures include military dead of 30,000 Chinese from Taiwan and 22,182 Koreans. Civilian losses were due to the sinking of the, The Auckland War Museum puts the number of World War II dead at 11,671, The preliminary data for New Zealand losses was killed 10,033, missing 2,129, wounded 19,314 and, According to Norwegian government sources the war dead were 10,200. 53–54. The armed forces of the various nations are treated as single entities, for example the deaths of Austrians, French and foreign nationals of German ancestry in eastern Europe in the. [624] Jewish victims in Yugoslavia totaled 67,122. [7] Historian Rüdiger Overmans of the Military History Research Office (Germany) published a study in 2000 that estimated the German military dead and missing at 5.3 million, including 900,000 men conscripted from outside of Germany's 1937 borders, in Austria, and in east-central Europe. universitet, 2000; Российская академия наук (Russian Academy of Sciences).          Merchant Navy (530); British Home Guard (0) and Civilians (0). by Konrad Adenauer. The total war dead in the USSR includes about 1 million[256] victims of Stalin's regime. Included in the figures of total war dead for each nation are victims of the Holocaust. Edited by Executive Office of the Statistics Commission and Statistics Bureau of the Prime Minister's Office. Statistisches Jahrbuch für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1960, p. 78. "[404], Civilians killed in 1945 military campaign, Deaths due to Nazi political, racial and religious persecution, Expulsion and flight of ethnic Germans Population Changes in Europe Since 1939, Geneva 1951.p.44-45. Between 5,000 and 10,000 Filipinos serving with the Filipino troops, Scouts, Constabulary and Philippine Army units lost their lives on the, In 2009, Wojciech Materski and Tomasz Szarota of the Polish, In his 2009 book, Andrzej Leon Sowa of the, The official Polish government report on war damages prepared in 1947 listed 6,028,000 war victims during the German occupation (including 123,178 military deaths, 2.8 million Poles and 3.2 million Jews), out of a population of 27,007,000 ethnic, In August 2009, Wojciech Materski and Tomasz Szarota of the Polish. More than one million British military personnel died during the First and Second World Wars, with the First World War alone accounting for 886,000 fatalities. Erlikman, a Russian historian, notes that these figures are his estimates. [2] According to Russian government figures, USSR losses within postwar borders now stand at 26.6 million,[3][4] including 8 to 9 million due to famine and disease. The official UK report on war casualties of June 1946 provided a summary of the UK war losses, excluding colonies. Over 60 million people died in WWII and most of the … Research in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union has caused a revision of estimates of Soviet World War II fatalities. Routledge. universitet (Krasnoyarsk State Pedagogical University). Nazi Germany ordered, organized and condoned a substantial number of war crimes in World War II. (International Population Statistics Reports series P-90, No. During World War II, 1.2 million African Americans served in the U.S. Armed Forces and 708 were killed in action. [272] In August 1941, 243,106 Poles living in the Special Settlements were amnestied and released by the Soviets. Caribbean Soldiers from WW2 Black Soldiers in WW2. Archivalien und ausgewählte Erlebnisberichte.. Bonn: Kulturstiftung der deutschen Vertriebenen. More than half of the total number of casualties are accounted for by the dead of the Republic of China and of the Soviet Union. [103] The Netherlands War Graves Foundation maintains a registry of the names of Dutch war dead. Using this definition, the total number of. Personelle Verluste der deutschen Bevölkerung durch Flucht und Vertreibung. [413][414][415][416][417][418][419][420][421][422], German government figures of 2.0 to 2.5 million civilian deaths due to expulsions have been disputed by scholars since the publication of the results of the German church search service survey and the report by the German Federal Archive. Losses of about 10,000 in the German Armed Forces are not included in these figures, they are included with German military 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. Liudskie poteri SSSR v period vtoroi mirovoi voiny: sbornik statei. The database contains civilians in case they have been buried at a military cemetery. According to the National World War II Museum, for every 1,000 Americans who served in the war, 8.6 were killed in action, three died from other causes, and 17.7 received non-fatal combat wounds. Eng. The number of deaths in the Gulag labor camps increased as a result of wartime overcrowding and food shortages. An incontrovertible fact, however, is that it has been the deadliest war ever, wiping out around 3 percent of the world population at the time. [473] In some cases this figure was potentially even higher, up to 80% in the Philippines[474] and a staggering 97% in New Guinea.[475]. Andreev EM; Darsky LE; Kharkova TL, Population dynamics: consequences of regular and irregular changes. 1992-6, Stephane Courtois, The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression, Harvard Univ Pr, 1999. (this paper was a presentation at an academic conference in Warsaw Poland in 1994), Dzieje Najnowsze Rocznik XXI-1994, Herausforderung Bevölkerung: zu Entwicklungen des modernen Denkens über die Bevölkerung vor, im und nach dem Dritten Reich, Die Toten des Zweiten Weltkriegs in Deutschland. (1 January 1995). 2nd ed. The official U.S. report listed 1 U.S. civilian killed during the, Six U.S. civilians were killed in Oregon in May 1945 by Japanese, The official Yugoslav figure for total war dead is 1.7 million (300,000 military and 1,400,000 civilians). Holocaust Encyclopedia "Nazi Persecution of Soviet Prisoners of War, "United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Holocaust Encyclopedia: "The German Army and the Racial Nature of the War Against the Soviet Union, "United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Holocaust Encyclopedia: "Persecution of Homosexuals in the Third Reich. For eight months planes of the Luftwaffe dropped bombs on London and other strategic cities. The sources for the casualties of the individual nations do not use the same methods, and civilian deaths due to starvation and disease make up a large proportion of the civilian deaths in China and the Soviet Union. Source: quora.com. Krasnoiarskii gos. Similar to Britain, the American army instigated a ‘peacetime conscription’ in 1940 after the defeat of France. Total missing and POW were 341,765 (283,322 with Axis and 58,443 with Allies), only about 80,000 survived Soviet captivity. The figures for the pre-war Jewish population and deaths in the table below are from The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust. In Asia, European and American forces would be fighting alongside Chinese and Japanese forces, who would qualify as “yellow”. Germany (West). Остарбайтеры и военнопленные в Третьем Рейхе и их репатриация. 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In addition, 247,000 Austrians lost their lives serving in the army of the Third Reich or were reported missing, and 24,000 civilians were killed during bombing" raids.              Borneo: 11,300, 6,700, (18,000) 78–79, The Statistisches Jahrbuch für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1960, Page 78, German Federal Archive, Siegel, Silke Vertreibung und Vertreibungsverbrechen 1945–1948. 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No reliable statistics on Albania's wartime losses exist, but the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration reported about 30,000 Albanian war dead. Людские потери СССР в период второй мировой войны: сборник статей (Human Losses of the USSR during the Second World War: a collection of articles). The British campaign to push the Japanese out of Burma was the longest and bloodiest of World War II. (1989); Gerhard Reichling, Die deutschen Vertriebenen in Zahlen, Teil 1, Bonn 1995 (revised ed), Christoph Bergner, Secretary of State of Germany's Bureau for Inner Affairs, outlines the stance of the respective governmental institutions in. A brief summary of the number of dead can be found below: Germany the overall total is given as just under 7.4 million. Since casualty statistics are sometimes disputed the footnotes to this article present the different estimates by official governmental sources as well as historians. The Commission determined that the demographic estimates by the German government counted as missing 90,000 ethnic Germans assimilated into the Czech population; military deaths were understated and that the 1950 census data used to compute the demographic losses was unreliable. [260][261] Robert Conquest and Steven Rosefielde have disputed the accuracy of the data from the Soviet archives, maintaining that the demographic data and testimonials by survivors of the Gulag labor camps indicate a higher death toll. Ingo Haar, "Hochgerechnetes Unglück, Die Zahl der deutschen Opfer nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg wird übertrieben", Rűdiger Overmans- "Personelle Verluste der deutschen Bevölkerung durch Flucht und Vertreibung".              Thailand: 6,900, 100, (7,000) Archivalien und ausgewählte Erlebnisberichte.              Manchuria: 45,900, 800, (46,700) American Soldiers World War 2. Cuba lost 5 merchant ships and 79 merchant mariners died. 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Wiesbaden, Distribution: F. Steiner, 1961] pp.              Okinawa: 67,900, 21,500, (89,400) Germany (West).            other and unknown 6,844 (3,695 post armistice). [623] The names and data for 12,790 victims at Stara Gradiška have been established http://www.jusp-jasenovac.hr/Default.aspx?sid=6751 Serbian sources currently claim that 700,000 persons were murdered at Jasenovac[623] Moscow Page 294. Detailed by country: China 12,392,000; 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. The deaths of African soldiers conscripted by Italy are not included with the Italian war dead. Civilian deaths were caused by Allied bombing and shellfire and Japanese atrocities. Civilians in Navy service 114,493 killed and 1,880 wounded and missing. The official casualty statistics published by the governments of the United States, France, and the UK do not give the details of the national origin, race and religion of the losses. Most American troops were white with a few exceptions. Straty osobowe i ofiary represji pod dwiema okupacjami. Although most battles were fought in Europe, America was very active in the war, also suffering great losses. [257] The Stalin regime deported the entire populations of ethnic minorities considered to be potentially disloyal. During World War II, 1.2 million African Americans served in the U.S. Armed Forces and 708 were killed in action. Bonn 1989 P.53(38,000 during wartime flight; 5,000 in USSR as forced labor and 160,000 in internment camps), Statistisches Jahrbuch für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1960 Bonn 1961 p.79 (available online at, The Statistisches Jahrbuch für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1960, pp. [Tokyo], 1949, p. 1058, Tables 608–09, Annual Changes in Population of Japan Proper 1 October 1920–1 October 1947, General Headquarters for the Allied Powers Economic and Scientific Section Research and Programs Division. [157] 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. B. German forces, under express orders from Hitler, fought with a special vengeance against the Serbs, who were considered Untermensch. Dieter Pohl, Verfolgung und Massenmord in der NS-Zeit 1933–1945, WBG (Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft), 2003; "Tomasz Szarota 1945">Wojciech Materski and, Rossiiskaia Akademiia nauk. ed.            Military Losses by theatre of war: Italy 74,725 (37,573 post armistice); France 2,060 (1,039 post armistice); Total Romanian military war dead were approximately 300,000. Saint-Petersburg, 1995; Российская академия наук (Russian Academy of Sciences). Ursprünge, Arten und Folgen des Konstrukts "Bevölkerung" vor, im und nach dem "Dritten Reich" Zur Geschichte der deutschen Bevölkerungswissensch: Rűdiger Overmans. The Americans accidentally bombed neutral Switzerland during the war causing civilian casualties. Over 87,000 Indian soldiers (including those from modern day Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh) and 3 million civilians died in World War II. Holocaust Encyclopedia "How many Catholics were killed during the Holocaust?              Formosa (Taiwan): 28,500, 10,600, (39,100) pedagog. (1.5 million in prewar 1937 Germany, (1958) A West German government demographic study estimated 2,225,000 civilians died during the flight during the war, post war expulsions and the, (1965), The search service of the German churches and Red Cross was able to confirm 473,013 civilian deaths in eastern Europe due to the expulsions, broken out as follows: 367,392 Poland (in post war borders); 18,889, (1966) The West German Federal Ministry for Expellees, Refugees and War Victims issued a statement that put the number of expulsion dead at 2,111,000 (1,225,000 Germany in 1937 borders, (1985) A demographic analysis which has the support of the German government, estimated 2,020,000 civilians died during the post war expulsions and the, The German government currently maintains that 2.0 million civilians perished in the flight and expulsion from Eastern Europe. 2004/1, p. 4 (2,000,000), Die deutschen Vertreibungsverluste. Studies on the Population of China, 1368–1953. Stara Gradiška was a sub-camp of Jasenovac established for women and children. Of this total 120,000 died and 160,000 were injured in the atomic bombings, leaving 213,000 dead and 313,000 injured by conventional bombing. ; Kharkova, T.L. 2: 1978 (3,000,000), Encyclopædia Britannica – 1992 (2,384,000), The Expulsion of 'German' Communities from Eastern Europe at the end of the Second World War, Steffen Prauser and Arfon Rees, European University Institute, Florence. Michael Haynes, Counting Soviet Deaths in the Great Patriotic War: a Note Europe Asia Studies Vol.55, No. 350,000 American women served in the Armed Forces during World War II and 16 were killed in action. [dead link] How many died in the World War II dogfights? The details of these losses are as follows: 199,000 in. E. Bruce Reynolds, "Aftermath of Alliance: The Wartime Legacy in Thai-Japanese Relations". Archivalien und ausgewählte Erlebnisberichte. Vietnamese sources put the number of deaths during the 1944–45 famine in North Vietnam at between 1 and 2 million. Demographic Research, Vol.              Central Pacific: 95,800, 151,400, (247,200) 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. Bundesamt – wiesbaden – Stuttgart: Verlag W. Kohlhammer, 1958 Indonesian internees and laborers. Nazi extermination camps: according to the rank and file 318,274 ( 234,874 battle, 83,400 ). Civilians to work as laborers and were subjected to numerous mindless atrocities death rate in 1942–1945 of Americans interned Japan... Figures of total war dead which included ( 8,800 killed, 6,030 missing, wounded. Российская академия наук ( Russian ), et al., Naselenie Sovetskogo Soiuza 1922–1991. From 1933 listed here of 194.090 million is taken from Soviet Era sources 120,000 died 160,000... 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