Fandom

1945-1991: Cold War world Wiki.

UK and Commonwealth OTL troop numbers in WW1

1,693pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

The factEdit

UK and Commonwealth OTL troop numbers in WW1. During the war the British Empire and Dominions raised a total of 8,904,467 men for military service. [[1]]

There were 6-7 million British soldiers who served in WWI [[2]], 200,000-208,500 Irish [[3]] Empire troops included, 1.27 million Indians [[4]], 14,785 West Africans (mostly Blacks) [[5]], 67,000 S. Africans (including 6,000+ blacks) [[6]], the Dominion of Canada sent over 625,000 men and several thousand women [[7]], About 100,000 New Zealanders were sent overseas to fight in France, Belgium, Egypt and other places; [[8]], over 6,000 men enlisted in the Newfoundland Regiment during the First World War [[9]] and 416, 809 Australians enlisted for service in the First World War [[10]].

Also seeEdit

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.