15 August 2019

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Casualties [1] in the Pacific War numbered around 36.000.000 or 50% of the total casualties of the Second World War.

Nation Killed/missing Wounded Prisoners of war Civilian deaths

Australia

9470

13997

21726

China

4.000.000

3.000.000

18.000.000

India [2]

6860

24.000

68.890

2.000.000

Japan

1.740.000

94.000

41.440[3]

393.400

Netherlands East Indies

6.000

37.000

4.000.000

Netherlands

17.000

145.500[4]

Philipines

1.000.000

United Kingdom

5.670

12.840

50.016

United States

11.606

253.142

21.580

Blank entries indicate that estimates are unavailable, but the numbers likely are small


1. The Pacific War Online Encyclopedia http://www.pwencycl.kgbudge.com/C/a/Casualties.htm
2. Includes only losses in ground combat.
3. Prior to 15 August 1945.
4. 5.500 resistance, 38.000 civilians, 102.000 jews - bron: https://www.worldwar-2.net/casualties/world-war-2-casualties-index.htm