(figures of Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare), Ishikida, Miki (2005). & Jap. Data from this document is listed in, Schimitzek, Stanislaw, Truth or Conjecture? 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The most numerous victims were Serbs. Included in the losses are 64,000 victims of Nazi reprisals and genocide including 30,000 POWs and 8,500 Jews. Studies in Global Social History, 2010), p. 227. Bericht des Bundesarchivs vom 28. In 1939 the British Army was a volunteer force, but on 3 September, when Britain declared war on Germany, the National Service (Armed Forces) Act was passed by Parliament. Wiesbaden, Distribution: F. Steiner, 1961, pp. Moscow, Nauka, 1993; S. N. Mikhalev, Liudskie poteri v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine 1941–1945 gg: Statisticheskoe issledovanie, Krasnoiarskii gos. The 1949 report of the Japanese government Economic Stabilization Board detailed the casualties caused by air raids and sea bombardment. Historians often put forward many different estimates of the numbers killed and wounded during World War II. UK casualties include losses of the colonial forces. War or conflict Date Total U.S. deaths Wounded Total U.S. casualties Missing Sources and notes Deaths as percentage of total population Combat Other Total American … George, 40, was an experienced soldier from Leeds.            Germany 25,430 (24,020 post armistice); Greece, Albania, and Yugoslavia 49,459 (10,090 post armistice); (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. Nearly 70,000 British civilians also lost their lives, the …          Merchant Navy (530); British Home Guard (0) and Civilians (0).            Military Losses by theatre of war: Italy 74,725 (37,573 post armistice); France 2,060 (1,039 post armistice); Most suggest that some 75 million people died in the war, including about 20 million military personnel and 40 million civilians. Military deaths from all causes totaled 21–25 million, including deaths in captivity of about 5 million prisoners of war. universitet, 2000; Российская академия наук (Russian Academy of Sciences). They place the ultimate blame for the mass flight and expulsion on the wartime policy of the Nazis in Eastern Europe. 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. These troops, known as ‘Chindits’, were commanded by the deeply eccentric Brigadier Orde Wingate. 53–54, Naselenie Rossii v XX Veke: V 3-kh Tomakh: Tom 2. According to the Czechoslovak State Statistical Office the population at 1/1/1939 (within post war 1945–1992 borders) was 14,612,000. The names of U.S. Egyptian military casualties were 1,125 killed and 1,308 wounded. It is a joint project between The National Archives, The National Maritime Museum and the Crew List Index Project with the help of a global team of volunteers. Unlike other parts of South East Asia, Thailand did not suffer from famine during the war. British and German wounded, Bernafay Wood, 19 July 1916. Casualties (1939 - 1945): Unknown Australia Status: Dominion of the British Commonwealth Type of Government: Democratic Monarchy Religion: Christian Population: 7,700,000 (1939) Australians - 7,625,000 Aboriginal - 75,000 Alignment (1939 - 1945): Allied Partner 3rd Sep 1939 - 2nd Sep 1945              Manchuria: 45,900, 800, (46,700) [257] The Stalin regime deported the entire populations of ethnic minorities considered to be potentially disloyal. Under Japanese internment, 992 died and another 544 were listed as "unknown"; under German internment, 168 died and a further 715 were listed as "unknown". The casualties listed here include 19 to 25 million 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.[15][16]. Total Romanian military war dead were approximately 300,000. Rossiia i SSSR v voinakh XX veka: Poteri vooruzhennykh sil; statisticheskoe issledovanie OLMA-Press, 2001; ISBN 5-224-01515-4 Table 176", "The 'Debt of Honour Register' from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission", "Service Files of the Second World War – War Dead, 1939–1947", https://www.lexpress.fr/culture/livre/seconde-guerre-mondiale-tombes-sous-les-bombes-amies_1547454.html, Bundesarchiv Euthanasie im Nationalsozialismus, "Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, Die Vertreibung der Deutschen aus den Gebieten jenseits von Oder und Neiße", "Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe - Hampe: Der zivile Luftschutz im Zweiten Weltkrieg", Zahl der Vertreibungsopfer ist neu zu erforschen Rüdiger Overmans Deutschlandfunk. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1959. p. 252, Waller Wynne, Population of Czechoslovakia. Eng. [625] by Konrad Adenauer. Facts concerning the problem of the German expellees and refugees, Bonn 1967. – М.: Ваш выбор ЦИРЗ, 1996. 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. They may be entitled to a gravestone, flag for their coffin, and burial in a National Cemetery", Summary of Merchant Marine Personnel Casualties in World War II, US Coast Guard, Washington: Government Printing Office, July 1, 1950, p. VII, "U.S. Ed. 21–35. Liudskie poteri v Velikoi Otechestvennoi voine 1941–1945 gg: Statisticheskoe issledovanie (Human Losses in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945 A Statistical Investigation). "[14] 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. Archivalien und ausgewählte Erlebnisberichte.. Bonn: Kulturstiftung der deutschen Vertriebenen. vs. Australia 199,511 killed and 15,000 wounded. There were an additional 31,271 military deaths due to "natural causes" which are not included in these figures. Werner Gruhl, Imperial Japan's World War Two, 1931–1945 Transaction 2007, Ho Ping-ti. You must be logged in to post a review. A total of 124,079 member of the U.S. Army were captured (including members of the Air Force). Routledge. Остарбайтеры и военнопленные в Третьем Рейхе и их репатриация. The British submarines succeeded in sinking 12 German U-boats, for the loss of 4 of their own (P-615, Spearfish, Thristle and Doris) to U-boats. Warsaw 1966, Ruas, Óscar Vasconcelos, "Relatório 1946–47", AHU, Urlanis, Boris (1971).              Philippines: 377,500, 121,100, (498,600) The database is continually being updated, and by the expected completion date of November 2018, it will contain information relating to all the Royal Navy officers and ratings that served in the First World War. Small and Singer put the military losses at 5,000.              Central Pacific: 95,800, 151,400, (247,200) 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. Остарбайтеры и военнопленные в Третьем Рейхе и их репатриация. Some 16,000 Austrians were killed in prison, while over 67,000 Austrian Jews were deported to death camps, only 2,000 of them lived to see the end of the war.              Borneo: 11,300, 6,700, (18,000) (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.         which are attributed to an increase in natural deaths from 1940–1945 and 1,650 foreign nationals killed while serving in the Albanian official statistics claim somewhat higher losses. iUniverse, Inc. (July 13, 2005).            10,066; Paramilitary 3,252; not indicated 45,078. Hungarian Jewish losses of 569,000 presented here include the territories annexed in 1939–41. 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. ), (1945) The casualty figures compiled by the. These figures include 593,000 Germany in 1937 borders. Subscribe now for regular news, updates and priority booking for events.Sign up, All content is available under the Open Government Licence [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. 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. Total military dead for the United Kingdom alone (according to preliminary 1945 figures): 264,443. [Tokyo], 1949, pp. French Indochina 2,803 killed and 6,000 wounded. Civilian casualties include deaths caused by strategic bombing, Holocaust victims, German war crimes, Japanese war crimes, population transfers in the Soviet Union, Allied war crimes, and deaths due to war-related famine and disease. Reported deaths for the years 1939–1945 1,187,783, including: judicial executions 46,350; deaths in Gulag labor camps 718,804; deaths in labor colonies and prisons 422,629.        3,700 Dutch nationals in the German armed forces and 7,500 missing and presumed dead in Germany and 16,000 deaths Cuba lost 5 merchant ships and 79 merchant mariners died. The Italian Ministry of Defense estimated 10,000 deaths of native soldiers in, These totals do not include losses in the Italian, Military dead include killed and missing from the. Bericht des Bundesarchivs vom 28. Tamás Stark of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences has provided the following assessment of Hungarian losses. These figures are for Germany in 1937 borders, (1956) The West German Statistisches Bundesamt (Federal Statistical Office)estimated total war dead of 5,650,000 = (3,760,000)military; (430,000)civilians killed in bombing raids and the land campaign; (1,260,000) deaths to expulsion from Poland and (200,000) victims of Nazi racial, religious or political persecution. Recent studies published in Russia put the actual corrected population in 1940 at 192.598 million. WW2 Casualties.png 1,650 × 900; 80 KB "Body of American soldier is borne on stretcher from terrain in vicinity of Malmedy, Belgium, where on or about 17 Decem - NARA - … [189] Andrzej Paczkowski puts the number of Polish deaths at 90,000–100,000 of the 1.0 million persons deported and 30,000 executed by the Soviets. By June 1942 the Japanese had driven British, Indian and Chinese forces out of Burma. Related products. Airmen Died in the Great War 1914–1918: The Roll of Honour of the British and Commonwealth Air Services of the First World War compiled by Chris Hobson (Suffolk: JB Hayward, 1995). 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. were killed (3.2%), at an average casualty rate of 267 per day. Martin Gilbert estimates 5.7 million (78%) of the 7.3 million Jews in German occupied Europe were Holocaust victims. Read ‘Cross of sacrifice’ by S and B Jarvis (1993) for an alphabetical record of officers who died serving in British, Commonwealth and colonial regiments and corps, in all services. Facts concerning the problem of the German expellees and refugees, Bonn 1967. Erlikman, a Russian historian, notes that these figures are his estimates. Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent. British casualties in all the campaigns were beginning to take their toll. An estimated total of 70–85 million people perished, or about 3% of the 1940 world population (est.              Total: 1,647,200, 473,800, (2,121,000), Overall, perhaps two thirds of all Japanese military dead came not from combat, but from starvation and disease. Germany (West). Toward Peace: War Responsibility, Postwar Compensation, and Peace Movements and Education in Japan. As such, Thomas William Priday became the first fatal British Army battle casualty of the Second World War. .mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output .citation q{quotes:"\"""\"""'""'"}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-free a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-free a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/65/Lock-green.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .id-lock-registration a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-registration a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d6/Lock-gray-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-subscription a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Lock-red-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-ws-icon a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4c/Wikisource-logo.svg")right 0.1em center/12px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:none;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-maint{display:none;color:#33aa33;margin-left:0.3em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .citation .mw-selflink{font-weight:inherit}ISBN 5-93165-107-1. pp. "Deaths – other" includes all non-combat deaths including those from accidents, disease, suicide, and murder. Informationen zur Klärung der Schicksale von Flüchtlingen aus den. The breakout by service is as follows: Army 234,874. (1950) The West German government made a preliminary estimate of 3.0 million civilian deaths in the expulsions. The names of individual U.S. military personnel killed in World War II can be found at the U.S. National Archives. This is an introductory guide to records of deaths of British and Commonwealth servicemen and women in the First and Second World Wars. Data from the Netherlands Institute of War Documentation puts the number of Dutch POW captured by the Japanese at 37,000 of whom 8,500 died. The Japanese interned 105,530 Dutch civilians in the East Indies, of whom 13,567 died. Altogether 35,000 of the 240,000 Europeans died; most of them were men of working age.". Weight: 0.03 kg: Reviews . Total missing and POW were 341,765 (283,322 with Axis and 58,443 with Allies), only about 80,000 survived Soviet captivity. Included in the figures of total war dead for each nation are victims of the Holocaust. A total of 2,419 American civilian internees were listed as dead and missing. [274] Polska 1939–1945. ^S  Germany The Marines secured the island after 76 hours of intense fighting with around 6,000 dead in total. Eng. Polska 1939–1945. Corporal Priday was that fatal casualty. Ursprünge, Arten und Folgen des Konstrukts "Bevölkerung" vor, im und nach dem "Dritten Reich" Zur Geschichte der deutschen Bevölkerungswissensch: Rűdiger Overmans. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Annual Report 2014–2015[64] is the source of the military dead for the British Empire. (British)W 378,000,000 78,100 1,500,000 to 2,500,000 1,578,100 to 2,578,100 0.42 to 0.68 IranX 14,340,000 200 200 0.00 Iraq' ... casualties of the German-Russian conflict alone amount to 13 876 400, representing 78% of the total number of European military casualities.              Sakhalin, the Aleutian, and Kuril Islands: 8,200, 3,200, (11,400) The following notes summarize German expulsion casualties, the details are presented in the flight and expulsion of Germans (1944–1950), the forced labor of Germans in the Soviet Union' and the Demographic estimates of the flight and expulsion of Germans. Long after the war, a myth persisted claiming the German military (or Wehrmacht) was not involved in the Holocaust and other crimes associated with Nazi genocidal policy. Straty osobowe i ofiary represji pod dwiema okupacjami. At just 17, John, a golf caddy from Finchley, North London, had lied about his age to enlist. According to the official history of the Italian Army (Rovighi, Alberto (1988), Estimates for total Japanese war dead in 1937–1945 range from at least 2.5 million. Wars and Population. [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. It will also be useful in researching civilian casualties. Людские потери СССР в период второй мировой войны: сборник статей (Human Losses of the USSR during the Second World War: a collection of articles). 2nd ed. The U.S. Bureau of the Census published a report in 1954 that concluded that Yugoslav war-related deaths were 1,067,000. The Ustasa also killed most of Croatia's Jews, 20,000 Gypsies, and many thousands of their political enemies. Mexico lost 7 merchant ships and 63 dead merchant mariners. Civilians in Navy service 114,493 killed and 1,880 wounded and missing. During the war, Swedish merchant shipping was attacked by both German and Soviet submarines; 2,000 merchant seamen were killed. Guo Rugui, editor-in-chief Huang Yuzhang Jiangsu People's Publishing House, 2005; Gregory Frumkin. 53–54. The hardest hit localities were Podgorica, Leskovac, Zadar and Belgrade. The breakout by service is as follows: Army 318,274 (234,874 battle, 83,400 nonbattle). According to U.S. War Department figures, 18,745 American civilians were interned in the war (13,996 in the Far East and 4,749 in Europe). Conflict Start End Military Dead Civilian Dead Total Dead Note Iraq War (Operation Telic) 2003 2009 179 43 222 Casualties … Deaths in battle were 292,131. 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. The figures for the pre-war Jewish population and deaths in the table below are from The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust. A total of 2,230,500[275] persons were living in the settlements in October 1945 and 309,100 deaths were reported in special settlements for the years 1941–1948. (2008) "Food Supply in Java during War and Decolonisation, 1940–1950". [13] The authors of the Oxford Companion to World War II maintain that "casualty statistics are notoriously unreliable. The most notable of these is the Holocaust in which millions of Jews, Poles, and Romani were systematically murdered or died from abuse and mistreatment. [267], In August 2009 the Polish Institute of National Remembrance (IPN) researchers estimated 150,000 Polish citizens were killed due to Soviet repression. [622] The Jasenovac Memorial Site quotes a similar figure of between 80,000 and 100,000 victims. Russian historian. Bericht des Bundesarchivs vom 28. Mai 1974. The database contains civilians in case they have been buried at a military cemetery. [268] In 2005 Tadeusz Piotrowski estimated the death toll in Soviet hands at 350,000. Losses of about 10,000 in the German Armed Forces are not included in these figures, they are included with German military casualties. Soviet sources list the deaths of 474,967 of the 2,652,672 German Armed Forces, Estimated total Soviet military war dead in 1941–45 on the. Most of these losses occurred during the Nazi organized flight and evacuation during the war, and the forced labor of Germans in the Soviet Union; they point out that there are 80,522 confirmed deaths in the postwar internment camps. [404]              Andaman & Nicobar Islands: 900, 1,500, (2,400) Schoenberg, Germans from the East: A Study of their migration, resettlement and subsequent group history, since 1945, Springer London, Limited, 1970; Hermann Kinder, Werner Hilgemann, Ernest A. Menze, Anchor Atlas of World History, Vol. 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. Casualties and War Crimes. (Victims of Two Dictatorships. In: Wolfgang Benz (Hg. Consult Soldiers Died in the Great War (1914–1919) on findmypast (£) for records of officers and other ranks killed in the First World War. Bericht des Bundesarchivs vom 28.           Civilians 7,500 (3,600 Merchant seaman, 1,500 resistance fighters, 1,800 civilians killed and 600 Jews killed)[103] Consult the registers of Royal Navy personnel killed and wounded 1914–1929 in ADM 104/145–149. Deported from annexed territories 1940–41 380,000 to 390,000 persons, including: Poland 309–312,000; Lithuania 17,500; Latvia 17,000; Estonia 6,000; Moldova 22,842. [157] The Japanese government figures for POW deaths are not in agreement with Soviet figures. Wiesbaden, Distribution: F. Steiner, 1961] pp. 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. Евдокимов, Ростислав, ed. These figures (cited below) are based on necessarily rough estimates". The WW2 project is looking pretty derailed at the moment. The British used the Egyptian army to guard lines of communication and to clear minefields.              Java: 2,700, 3,800, (6,500) (1998) A German demographic study estimated 5,500,000 to 6,900,000 war dead. Search Marquis de Ruvigny’s Roll of Honour (1914–1918) for biographies of Army, Air Force and Navy personnel killed in the First World War on findmypast (£). Luttange: The First British Army Casualty of WW2. (German Federal Statistical Office), Germany reports. Archivalien und ausgewählte Erlebnisberichte. Research in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union has caused a revision of estimates of Soviet World War II fatalities. The Hahn's maintain that the 473,013 confirmed deaths is a correct accounting of the losses. The United Nations reported in 1947 that "about 30,000 Europeans and 300,000 Indonesian internees and forced laborers died during the occupation." Bureau odszkodowan wojennych, Statement on war losses and damages of Poland in 1939–1945. 13, No. Tokyo, July 1948. p.20, Japan Statistical Year-Book, 1949 [etc.]. [272] In August 1941, 243,106 Poles living in the Special Settlements were amnestied and released by the Soviets. 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. "Christian Streit: Keine Kameraden: Die Wehrmacht und die Sowjetischen Kriegsgefangenen, 1941–1945, Bonn: Dietz (3. vs. United States 485,717 killed and 34,679 wounded. 735-38. ), The preliminary data for Canadian losses included killed 37,476, missing 1,843, wounded 53,174 and, An academic study of the Chinese population concluded that "a conservative estimate would put total human casualties directly caused by the war of 1937–1945 at between 15,000,000 and 20,000,000", The official Chinese government (communist) statistic for China's civilian and military casualties in the. pedagog. Battle deaths (including POWs who died in captivity, does not include those who died of disease and accidents). Military losses with USSR against Japan in the 1939. [621] The USHMM reports between 77,000 and 99,000 persons were killed at the Jasenovac and Stara Gradiška concentration camps. They estimated German casualties up until April 30, 1945 at 2,230,324 dead, 2,870,404 missing and POW held by Allies. Civilian losses due to attacks on merchant shipping were 470 merchant mariners and 502 passengers. vs. U.K. and Netherlands 208,026 killed and 139,225 wounded. Search the Royal Navy First World War Lives at Sea database by name, service number and numerous other criteria. With an introd. by Konrad Adenauer. 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). Third Axis Fourth Ally. Presse- und Informationsamt. 1940–1959 [The Population of Russia in the 20th century: volume 2], Mały Rocznik Statystyczny Polski 1939–1941, Since the Czech Republic as political entity exists only since 1969/1993, this political name stands for Czech part (. Cast in resin and supplied unpainted. The names of the UK service personnel who lost their lives during Operation Banner are listed on the Armed Forces Memorial, Staffordshire. F. Allied bombing of German supply lines caused civilian casualties. With regards to the Partisan casualties, a ministerial study published in 1955 listed the partisans killed or executed as 35,828; however, the, With regards to the Italian Social Republic casualties, the. "[404], Civilians killed in 1945 military campaign, Deaths due to Nazi political, racial and religious persecution, Expulsion and flight of ethnic Germans The Austrian government provides the following information on human losses during the rule of the Nazis. German Federal Archive Spieler, Silke. Deaths directly caused by the war (including military and civilians fatalities) are estimated at 50–56 million, with an additional estimated 19–28 million deaths from war-related disease and famine. The death certificates themselves can be obtained from the General Register Office. p. 30. p. 273; Ufficio Storico dello Stato Maggiore dell'Esercito, Ishikida, Miki (2005).              Army total 1,140,429 killed and 295,247 wounded. According to a report compiled by the Relief Bureau of the Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare in March 1964, combined Japanese Army and Navy deaths during the war (1937–45) numbered approximately 2,121,000; broken down as follows: In 1949 the report of the Japanese government Economic Stabilization Board put military war dead from December 1941 to December 21, 1946 at 1,555,308 Killed and 309,402 wounded, The Japanese Central Liaison Office reported in July 1947 to the Allied occupation authorities that Japanese military dead in 1935–1945 were 1,687,738(1,340,700 Army and 347,038 Navy), The Japanese Ministry of Welfare and Foreign Office reported from 1951 to 1960 that 254,000 military personnel and civilians were confirmed dead and 95,000 went missing in Soviet hands after the war. Documentation puts the number of war lists deaths of 5,337 from the General Register Office to... 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