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Article about: Hi I have question, -anyone knows how many polish troops where involved in ww2 from 39 to 45? -what where the casualties during 39-45? -number of troops of any country that took part in WWII

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    Hi I have question,
    -anyone knows how many polish troops where involved in ww2 from 39 to 45?
    -what where the casualties during 39-45?
    -number of troops of any country that took part in WWII? and there casualties?

    Germany
    Russia
    US
    GB
    Poland
    France
    Canada
    Romania on both sides
    Hungary
    Finland
    You get idea

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    Hello mate, thats a big question ..... Please look at this link for all the details.

    World War II casualties - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Good luck
    Dan

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    Here are same numbers from
    Wk?ad militarny Polski w II wojn? ?wiatow? - Wojsko Polskie - Departament Wychowania i Promocji Obronno?ci

    Polish military effort in the final stage of war is measured by the participation of nearly 600 thousand. soldiers. Together with soldiers of the army of various underground organizations in occupied Poland at the end of the war the Polish people to fight staged a mighty army, numbering 1,200 thousand. soldiers

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    And I believe the figure for exile Polish troops settling in England at the end of WW2 was 112,000.
    (I forget where I saw this figure, any updates appreciated !)

    Gary J.

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    at the end of 45
    Polish Exile govt troops numbered some 250,000
    including 18,000 PAF and 4,000 Navy personnel
    and of those approx 150,000 settled in the UK

    Home Army was about 300,000
    and the Peoples Polish army was approx 400,000

    so total, including Polish communist troops, was near one million

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    Wikipedia says this for troops in 1939.
    Poland:
    39 divisions (some of them were never fully mobilized and concentrated)
    16 brigades
    4,300 guns
    880 tanks,
    400 aircraft
    Total: 950,000

    Casualties and Losses
    Poland
    66,000 dead,
    133,700 wounded,
    694,000 captured

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