Some in congress were convinced it had to be because greedy speculators were gaming the system, running up the price of oil and fleecing american consumers [the market for oil] has now been. Other countries that suffered high civilian deaths include russia (2 million), serbia (650,000) and rumania (500,000) considering the state of deprivation at the time, some commentators believe that the estimated 70 million people that died during the influenza pandemic should also be recorded as war deaths. They weren't very high actually they were rather acceptable german casualties for 1944 and especially 1945 were higher, though no one bothered to count german losses when the war was progressing to its end some approximations and post-war records indicate that total german and soviet military. Why were causalities so high on the wester front essay there are many reasons for the casualties on the western front during world war i, such as the length of the war, the weapons involved, strategy and tactics, and the conditions - why were causalities so high on the wester front essay introduction. The reason why casualties in the civil war were so high often had little to do with combat, but rather disease here's an interesting random fact: here's an interesting random fact: during the civil war, diarrhea (greek, meaning i flow away) was the most common and deadly disease.
High casualties in ww1 on the western front the two sides were fairly evenly matched the war became a 'war of attrition' it was very much a conflict of numbers and of t he industrial. Casualties numbers and battle death statistics for the american civil war though the number of killed and wounded in the civil war is not known precisely, most sources agree that the total number killed was between 640,000 and 700,000. The battle of the somme, fought in northern france, was one of the bloodiest of world war one - in total there were one million casualties. Estimates of the total number of deaths in the vietnam war vary widely the wide disparity among the estimates cited below is partially explained by the different time periods of the vietnam war covered by the studies and whether casualties in cambodia and laos were included in the estimates.
The vietnam conflict extract data file of the defense casualty analysis system (dcas) extract files contains records of 58,220 us military fatal casualties of the vietnam war these records were transferred into the custody of the national archives and records administration in 2008. It has been said that the war in the democratic republic of congo has killed an estimated 54 million people, making it the most lethal since world war ii. For the past few years, texas's maternal mortality rate was so high it seemed unbelievable as it turns out, according to a study released this week it was, indeed, not to be believed. There were 8-9 million military deaths, and 6-7 million civilian deaths considering that most of the war was trench-warfare with very stable front-lines, and immediate frontline area was more or less cleared from civilians.
World war ii fatalities of the soviet union from all related causes number was approximately 27,000,000, both civilian and military, although the exact figures are disputed the number 20 million was considered official during the soviet era. In fact, in the mid 1800s, life expectancies were only in the high thirties or early forties despite this, some people, of course, did live to be quite old for more information, read the sections below. Why were casualties so high in civil war this is a history research essay i want my thesis to be something like this: medical treatment, development of new technology and outdated tactics contribute to the high causalities of the civil war. Estimates of the casualties from the conflict in iraq (beginning with the 2003 us invasion of iraq, and the ensuing occupation and insurgency) have come in many forms, and the accuracy of the information available on different types of iraq war casualties varies greatly. It is so amazing when people ask this question why so many deaths during the war i see only 2 options 1) aggressor (hitler) was the cause 2) dependent (stalin) was the cause.
The jury's finding zeroed in on one specific aspect of culpability what the $289-million verdict in favor of a former groundskeeper suffering from terminal cancer means for hundreds of other, similar lawsuits awaiting trial. The reason russian casulties were so high is because stalin kept ordering his troops to attack fixed front positions and the germans kept performing double pincer movements and encircled and destroyed whole soviet armies. A survey carried out by the charity save the children in 2010 found that only 14 percent of births are attended in afghanistan, and that only 16 percent of women were using modern contraception.
Maintaining one's status and credibility and honor, if you will, within that peer community is literally a matter of life and death, milwaukee's police chief, edward a flynn, said. The bloody casualties for an operation of this scope were very low but for the allies you are correct during the same time frame about 45000 soldiers were reported kia despite the superior medical care. There were an estimated 15 million casualties reported during the civil war a casualty is a military person lost through death, wounds, injury, sickness, internment, capture, or through being missing in action.
Over 2,100 palestinians were killed in the 51-day conflict and 10,000 injured, with 69 percent of the fatalities civilians and at least 501 children, according to the united nations around 500,000 palestinians were displaced at the height of the conflict, with 18,000 homes destroyed and 100,000 people left homeless. Approximately three million polish jews were victims of the holocaustin 2009 the polish institute of national remembrance (ipn) put the total of jewish deaths at 27 to 29 million. Explain why there were so many casualties in ww1 posted on october 3, 2014 by 16litsterp the first world war is prominent for a variety of reasons, but one of the main features of this war was the large amount of casualties.
So first manchuria, then the sort of part just below the great wall, then much of north china then within five, 10, 15 years after that point, it would have seemed very plausible scenario by which they were lapping at the gates of central china, and then finally the south. Why were casualties so high on the western front there are many reasons for the casualties on the western front during world war i, such as the length of the war, the weapons involved, strategy and tactics, and the conditions. Few were prepared when philippine officials estimated that as many as 10,000 people may have died in tacloban city alone when haiyan struck.