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WW2 - Rare & Obscure World War II Facts

We've all seen "Saving Private Ryan" and "Band of Brothers,"
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The first German serviceman killed in the war was killed by the Japanese.
1. The firstGerman serviceman killed                                                          in the war was                                                          killed by the                                                          Japanese.
 
Over 100,000 Allied bomber crewmen were killed over Europe.
3. Over 100,000Allied bomber crewmen                                                          were killed                                                          over Europe.
 
More U.S. servicemen died in the Air Corps then the Marine Corps.
4. More U.S. servicemen died in the                                                          Air Corps that                                                          the Marine                                                          Corps.
 
Polish Catholic midwife Stanisawa Leszczyñska delivered 3,000 babies at the Auschwitz concentration camp during the Holocaust in occupied Poland.
5. Polish Catholic midwife                                                          StanisBawa                                                          LeszczyDska                                                          delivered                                                          3,000 babies                                                          at the                                                          Auschwitz                                                          concentration                                                          camp during                                                          the Holocaust                                                          in occupied                                                          Poland.
 
In World War II, British soldiers got a ration of three sheets of toilet paper a day. Americans got 22.
6. In                                                          World WarII,                                                          British                                                          soldiers got a                                                          ration of                                                          three sheets                                                          of toilet                                                          paper a day.                                                          Americansgot                                                          22.
 
In 1941, more than three million cars were manufactured in the United States.
Only 139 more were made during the entire war.
7. In 1941, more than three million                                                          cars were                                                          manufactured                                                          in the United                                                          States. Only                                                          139 more were                                                          made during                                                          the entire                                                          war.
Four of every five German soldiers killed in the war died on the Eastern Front
8. Four of everyfive German soldiers                                                          killed in the                                                          war died on                                                          the Eastern                                                          Front.
 
Only 20 percent of the males born in the Soviet Union in 1923 survived the war.
9. Only 20 percentof the males born                                                          in the Soviet                                                          Union in 1923                                                          survived the                                                          war.
 
In World War II, the youngest serviceman in the United States military was Calvin Graham - age 12. Graham lied about his age when he enlisted in the US Navy.   His real age was not discovered until after he was wounded.  (Unbelievable)
10. In World WarII, the youngest                                                          serviceman in                                                          the United                                                          States                                                          military was                                                          Calvin Graham                                                          age 12. Graham                                                          lied about his                                                          age when he                                                          enlisted in                                                          the US Navy.                                                          His real age                                                          was not                                                          discovered                                                          after he was                                                          wounded.
 
Only one out of every four men serving on U-boats survived.
11. Only one outof every four men                                                          serving on                                                          U-boats                                                          survived.
The Siege of Stalingrad resulted in more Russian deaths (military and civilian) than the United States and Britain sustained (combined) in all of World War II.
12. The Siege of Stalingrad resulted                                                          in more                                                          Russian deaths                                                          (military and                                                          civilian) then                                                          theUnited                                                          States and                                                          Britain                                                          sustained                                                          (combined) in                                                          all of World                                                          War II.
 
Adolf Hitler's nephew, William Hitler, served in the US Navy during World War II!
14. Adolf Hitler s nephew, William                                                          Hitler, served                                                          in the US Navy                                                          during World                                                          WarII.
 
Adolph Hitler and Henry Ford each kept a framed picture of the other on his desk.
15. Adolph Hitler and Henry Ford                                                          each kept a                                                          framed picture                                                          of the other                                                          on his desk.
 
During World War II, the largest Japanese spy ring was actually located in Mexico.
16. During World War II, the largest                                                          Japanese spy                                                          ring was                                                          actually                                                          located in                                                          Mexico.
The mortality rate for POWs in Russian camps was 85 percent.
17. The mortalityrate for POWs in                                                          Russian camps                                                          was 85                                                          percent.
 
Had it been necessary for a third atom bomb, the city targeted would have been Tokyo.
19. Had it been necessary for a                                                          third atom                                                          bomb, the city                                                          targeted would                                                          have been                                                          Tokyo.
 
An Imperial Japanese Army intelligence officer, who fought in World War II, Hiroo Onoda never surrendered in 1945. Until 1974, for almost 30 years, he held his position in the Philippines. His former commander traveled from Japan to personally issue orders relieving him from duty in 1974. (?)
20. An Imperial Japanese Army                                                          intelligence                                                          officer, who                                                          fought in                                                          World War II,                                                          Hiroo Onoda                                                          never                                                          surrendered in                                                          1945. Until                                                          1974, for                                                          almost 30                                                          years, he held                                                          hisposition in                                                          the                                                          Philippines.                                                          His former                                                          commander                                                          traveled from                                                          Japan to                                                          personally                                                          issue orders                                                          relieving him                                                          from duty in                                                          1974.
 
Total casualties for World War II totaled between 50 - 70 million people, 80 percent of which came from only four countries - Russia, China, Germany and Poland. Over 50 percent of the casualties were civilians, with the majority of those being women and children.
21. Total casualties for WorldWar II                                                          totaled                                                          between 50 70                                                          million                                                          people, 80                                                          percent of                                                          which came                                                          form onlyfour                                                          countries                                                          Russia, China,                                                          Germany and                                                          Poland. Over                                                          50 percent of                                                          the casualties                                                          were                                                          civilians,                                                          with the                                                          majority of                                                          those being                                                          women and                                                          children.

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