World War II: A Few Facts ‘n Stats
7.5 million military Soviet Union deaths = Nuking London
- Only 324 army troops were awarded medal of honor.
- 50 countries were involved in World War II.
- 11,500,000 Chinese civilian deaths
- 1,700 American civilian deaths
- 20 billion bullets were shot.
- 7,031 planes were lost at war
- 20,000,000 Nazis were involved in the Holocaust
- Number of Jewish population before World War II: 9,508,340
- 5,962,129 Jews were killed.
- 16 million Americans served in active duty
- 49 ships were destroyed at Pearl Harbor
- 1,500 concentration camps
- The first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945.
- Location of Adolf Hitler’s suicide by gunshot (Berlin, Fuhrerbunker, 1945)