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Who Fought Whom?

Axis

Allies

Occupied

Neutral

Bulgaria
Finland
Germany
Hungary
Italy
Japan
Romania

Argentina
Australia
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
China
Chile
Columbia
Costa Rica
Cuba
France
India
Iraq
Lebanon
Mexico
New Zealand
Paraguay
South Africa
Soviet Union
United Kingdom
United States

Albania
Belgium
Czechoslovakia
Denmark
Estonia
Ethiopia
France
Greece
Luxemburg
Netherlands
Norway
Philippines
Poland
Yugoslavia

Andorra
Ireland
Liechtenstein
Portugal
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey (until Feb 1945)
Uruguay
Vatican City

Main Leaders

Country

Leader

France

Charles de Gaulle (Free French forces)
Henri-Phillipe Petain – Vichy France

Germany

Adolf Hitler

Italy

Benito Mussolini

Japan

Emperor Hirohito

Russia

Josef Stalin

United Kingdom

Neville Chamberlain to 1940
Winston Churchill from 1940

United States

Franklin Roosevelt died 1945
Harry Truman 1945

 

Numbers of Deaths

Death figures for World War Two vary from source to source. The figures below are believed to be reasonably accurate

Country

Military

Civilian

Total

USSR

12 million

15 million

27 million

China

1.8 million

7.5 million

9.3 million

Poland

400,000

5.86 million

6.26 million

Germany

3.25 million

2.44 million

5.69 million

Japan

1.5 million

500,000

2 million

Yugoslavia

305,000

1.35 million

1.66 million

Romania

450,000

465,000

915,000

Hungary

200,000

600,000

800,000

France

245,000

350,000

595,000

Great Britain

403,000

92,700

495,000

Italy

330,000

100,000

430,000

Austria

280,000

125,000

405,000

United States

407,000

6,000

413,000

Greece

60,000

350,000

410,000

Czechoslovakia

7,000

315,000

322,000

Netherlands

13,700

236,000

249,000

Philippines

27,000

91,000

118,000

Belgium

23,000

76,000

99,000

Finland

80,000

10,000

90,000

Bulgaria

10,000

51,000

61,000

Canada

39,000

 

39,000

Australia

35,000

 

35,000

Albania

20,000

10,000

30,000

India

25,000

 

25,000

New Zealand

17,000

 

17,000

*Civilian numbers include those killed as a result of the Holocaust*

 

Victims of the Holocaust

Country

Number Of Deaths

Poland

3 million

USSR

1 million

Romania

350,000

Hungary

250,000

Czechoslovakia

250,000

Germany

165,000

Lithuania

130,000

Netherlands

105,000

Lathvia

70,000

France

65,000

Austria

65,000

Greece

65,000

Yugoslavia

60,000

Bulgaria

48,000