Fun Facts


  • The country with the largest number of WWII causalities was Russia, with over 21 million.
  • For every five German soldiers who died in WWII, four of them died on the Eastern Front.
  • It is estimated that 1.5 million children died during the Holocaust. Approximately 1.2 million of them were Jewish and tens of thousands were Gypsies.
  • Between 1939 and 1945, the Allies dropped 3.4 million tons of bombs, which averaged to 27,700 tons per month.
  • The Nazis murdered approximately 12 million people, nearly 6 million of those being Jews killed in the Holocaust (“whole burnt”)



Isn’t There Enough WWII Information on the Internet?

While it is true WWII is one of the most widely covered events in the history of mankind, my experiences have taught me that there is always something new to learn about the war. Just when I thought I knew all there was to know, something shocking is revealed to me. I am making this website so that someone, like me, will come across this site and learn something new about WWII, despite the overwhelming amount of information already on the internet.