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World War II production statistics of the Second World War: Aircraft, ship ...

Selected Equipment Production Figures World War II
This table provides War. a small selection about a wide range of equipment produced by all sides during the Second World

The tables are grouped according similar equipment / cateorgies to allow comparions. For example: total aircraft produced by each participant is grouped together. Within the aircraft table different types produced by each nation are grouped together to allow that comparison and so forth. In all cases either official up with the figures. production runs are reported or the best estimate from a variety of sources was used to come

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(1937-1945) II 1119371119381~~~~~~~ 297,199 (19411945) DDDDDDDDD DDDD~11637111264011115332IEJ 119,871 IDDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ 131,549 IDDI7940 111504911200941123672112626311264611112070 I DDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ 158,218 1945) (1940DDCJ13,257 113,503 112,818111,930 ICJCJ 76,320 IDDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ DDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ DDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ DDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ DDCJCJCJCJCJCJCJ
Production During the Second World War
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Printing Office. 1950). By the time Germany invaded Poland in September of 1939, the

Figures Include prototypes and licensed produclton. Navy Figures from Statlstlgal Abstract of the United States, 1947. From 1 January 1940 to the end of the wai the United States produced more than 300,000 aircraft. the United Kingdom 131,549, the USSR 158,218. Germany 119,871 and Japan 76,320. Source: U.S. Department of Commerce,
Statistical Abstract of the United States, about 850 Bf lOgEs and 235 Bf 109Ds. Washington, DC: Government Luftwaffe was flying

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200 14.02/11/11 World War II production statistics of the Second World War: Aircraft. ship".980 United Kingdom France Russia PPsH 5. Production country North American P-51 Mustang 15.700 ~ 3 LaGG-3 6528 Pe-2 11.599 I France I I Italy I Yak-9 16.781 6.377 Wellingtons 11.556 (70.163 Mig-3 8.500 mainly by Spain thru 1957) Messerschmitt Bf 110 5.shtml IPoland I I I I 10 10 In DD DD nn D[ CJC D[ CJC CJC III 2t . 1985) .028.000 in .000+ Germany (Including 2.100 Germany K98 142. DC: Center of Military History.427 Ilyushin 11-2 Sturmovik 31.586 Runs on Selected Aircraft Types ' 51 ecte d A'I rcra f t P ro d uctlon R uns d unnu t he 5 econ d W or Id W e United States Republic P-47 Thunderbolt 15.461 Halifax 6.700+ Messerschmitt Me 262 1.100 400 20.000+ FockeWulf TA-152 67 FockeWulf Fw 200 260 JUI JU 5: .198 Hawker Hurricanes 12. Main source: The Army and Economic Mobilization (Washington.642 Messerschmitt Me 210 348 Focke-Wulf FW 190 20.221.975 Mosquito 7.com/historylWWll/Production-Figures-WWII.600 3.898 Grumman F4F Wildcat 7. Digest of r Production " Runs on Selected Infantry MG MG30 Cal 50 SMG Cal ANM2 193..726 Consolidated B-24 Li berator 18.275 Ch Vo F4 Co 12 Meserschmitt Bf 109 33.470 Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress 12. .000 Japan Poland Hungary Romania Canada Totals Inc ude licensed the United States (various production years). by other countries.220) O[ 1.686 Lockheed P-38 Lighting 9.000 I Italy I I Japan I www.303 British) Type Equipment II k .767 (some say 6.885 Grumman F6F Hellcat 12.taphilo.400+ Messerschmitt Me 410 1. LMG II m ~urTlfIlII " II 'K 1l[J§ m United States M1 Garand 4.176 (some postwar) Sterling < 200 EJ~ 10.710 during the war Avro La ncasters 7. Supermarine United Kingdom Spitfires 33.117.188 Boeing B-29 Superfortress 3.Statlstlca D[ r r r r r r Oth.500.395 Ml Carbine 6.

com/historylWWll/Production-Figures-WWII. earners" Carriers APA LST 1935-1945 Landing Pocket ~orpedo Battleships Craft DUW~ Boats Battle! LCI United !states Li berty Shi p ~otal Supply Liberty Victory Conversions to oil Ship tankers etc 119. ship . I Hungary I I Romania I Canada II Figures include licensed production in other I 10 The War Production Board DD for tank CJC CJC CJC in World War II is 86.856 155 723 658 12 I II II I I 13.02/11/11 World War II production statistics of the Second World War: Aircraft.shtml 3t .580 414 which 50 5.ll . I~~~flfl~~~nn Bison . Of ~ype Ship Ships 2.867 =rr: II 1c::=J 111. 111867 Production German Tank Production Pre War thru 1945 pz I (Command no turret) Total Panzer II pz II Px II (f) Marder II Wespe Bison Total Variants: EJDDDDDDDEJDD 11.Kfz. laB~BBEBB[JD 1. weslJe - 105 124) II Panzer 38(t) II~~.893 1c::=J c:::::::::J II I~~.. Naval Ships Built Before and During World War Two Se ecte d Pro d uction Runs Nava I Sh iDS ountry Freighte Freighte anker "Jeep" Minesweepe Carrriers "Large.404 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J c:::::::::J I 1803 II 11151 I Z5 mm ~a~ II 10 II II II II II II I I II II 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J c:::::::::J Panzer II (f) ..taphilo.223 15 9 223 302 23 511 12 1.223 15 99 265 848 177 117 90 42 II 1212 1514 II II 11144 I I I I I I0 II II 1..893 110 110 110 110 110 110 110 II II II II II II II 111. figure production 1940 and 31 July 1945.flamethrower ~arder II - tank (converted from older types) guo 00 ~aozer II chassis (StLlS:fz.333 between 1 July nations.150 mm heavy infantry gun on Panzer II chassis www. 131) (some coolled:ed from older tlllJes) mm light field howitzer on Panzer II cnassls (Sd.777 were to "Jeep Carriers" including conversions 107 - 2 27 1050 78263 8 ~rman~ United Kingdom France Russia taly ~apan Poland Hungary Romania anada German Tank Production by Type I I I Panzer I pz I II 188888881 ~:.

Stunmge:.Kfz.907 449 I I II 213 100 II II II II I I I I 651 2.ha:.Kfz'IOO Panzer III pz III pz III (50) pz III (SOL) pz III (75) pz III (f) StuG III StuG III (I) StuH 42 Total Variants: I~~.armed with 50 mm L/42 gun Panzer III (SOL) .Kfz.shtml Innnnnn~~~n ODOOOOEJOEJO 4t . 142L2) Panzer IV pz IV (short) pz IV (long) StuG IV Jagdpanzer IV 10 10 II I II II II I I I I~~.armed with 50 mm L/60 gun Panzer III (75) .taphilo. Assault ~a[m:d witb Z5 mm L.593 1.4091 I I I I I I I I 192 540 93 695 12 3.673 64 251 1.Stu[mgescbutz ~O. in!:.054 2. 1211 laB~B~E~BO 1145 11268 11467 11124 11870 II 113.528 3. 142L1) StuH 42 .126 111.i:.Kfz. Kfz.chi.02/11/11 WorldWar IIproductionstatisticsof the Second WorldWar:Aircraft.849 903 4.L~J L.:.008 I I I II 75 mm Pak 40 gun on Panzer 38(t) chassis (Sd.talJtured Soviet 76.Kfz. s pz 38(t) Marder 138 Marder 139 Grile Hetzer Total Variants: Marder 138 (Mander III) 78 153 367 678 652 78 153 367 678 198 110 344 II 1783 II I I I I I I I 323 1. 139) II Grille .2 mm gun on Panzer 38(t) chassis (Sd.com/historylWWll/Production-Figures-WWII.. 142) StuG III (I) .006 II 11385 11105 111.474 1.Kfz.277 1 3. figure:.136 8.150 mm heaVll infantCll gun on Panzer 38(t) !:. A:.687 2.141 I 1 II II II II II II II Jagdpanzer ----- www.L~8 00 ~aDZe[ III chassis O[ (Sd.394 111.217 98 157 1.627 I I I I I I I I I I 1225 346 1..gUltGun grmed with 75 mm LL24on Pgnzer III chassis (Sd.arClling ( xerslans of the I Grille) (Sd. 138L1) II Hetzer (Jagdl:!anzer 38(t)).115 117.971 662 100 825 I I II II I I II II 116.038 98 1.:. 98 laB~B~E~BO 157 396 466 1.armed with flamethrower II StuG III .75 mm LL48p~un on a widened pz 38(t) chassis (Sd.335 1.011 204 3.216 344 II II I I II 16. StuG III with 105 mm light field howitzer (Sd.Sturmhgubitze 42.ludemunition-!:.022 II 11.itz 40.407 I Panzer III armed with 37 mm gun I II II I I II I I I I I I Panzer III (50) .390 1.752 1. 138) Marder 139 (Marder III) .356 1.armed with 75 mm L/24 gun (converted older types) Panzer III (f) .013 1130 II 113.335 571 3. hip.

c:::::::::J laB~BBEBB[JD 78 649 1 1623 1377 151 118 90 I I I I I 112 28 1. 0 I laB~BBEBB[JD II II 0 0 0 110 1.ship. U~g~~~~ gun.Anti Aircraft.Tank Destroller with 75 mm LL48 gun on Panzer IV chassis (Sd.Aoti Ai[!:.625 16 57 35 6 28 1. II I Ostwind .5 guns an Panzer IV !:ha55i5. 162) JagdQaoze[ I I I I I I uas .lS:fz. 164) . ._1n 1943 to a 75 mm LL48_gun.Kfz.lS:fz.00. 165) Homisse . 1Zl) 12 PaK43 gun en PanzerV cnessls (SC..777 226 4. 167) II I I II II I JagdQanzer IV .150 mm field howitzer on GeschLitzwagen IIILIV chassis (Sd.5221 c::=J c:::::::::J I I II 211 45 268 467 994 13. ID[JD Tank Dest[Qller with an 88 m~jf1 I I ~aotbe[ (~aoze[~) II Ja9Cganther- Panzer VI Tiger I Tiger II lagdtiger Sturmtiger Elefant Total I~~. with armQred turret (FlakQanzer I .02/11/11 T".taphilo.[i9i~l~ ~[~e~ witb a I~-~el~~ ~ ~~ ~2: ~:~ ~ ~~ibi~ ~5.88 mm PaK43L1 auf Geschutzwagen ~iibelwageo IIILIV.848 1 1.Kfz.lir) .003 507 198 705 6.Kfz. 166) Hummel .com/historylWWll/Production-Figures-WWII.161L3) . Panzer V Panther lagdPanther Total Variants: I c:::::::::J a Z5 mm loL13 I~~. SUQea!tru!:ture Qf Sturmge5!:hiitz III AU5f.132 425 I II 16. 162L1) StunrnQanzer IV (Brummb.Iao~ Cle5t[Qlle[ witb Z5 mm izzo guo QO~aOZe[ I~ chassis (Sd..350 490 79 18 90 II II I I II 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J II DDDD~EJ~~DI2.--------.027ID c:::::::::J Variants: I II II II II II II II II II 1c::=J . 37mm FlaK 43 LL89 on Panzer IV chassis.Panzer IV with short 75 mm L/24 gun Panzer IV (long) . both these g.Anti Ai!:!:.Kfz.557 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J c:::::::::J 1c::=J 1c::=J II wa5 armec witb a Z5 mm IS:wlS: izzo guo (Sd. www.lS:fz. with armored turret (FlakQanzer IV) Ibe ~aOZe[ I~ ~~5 . armed with 75 mm I !.Kfz.uns are classed as "lol'l9" In the tilble.raft QuadrUQle 20mm FlaK 38 Lll12. L______j II Sturm~anzer Hornisse Hummel Moebelwagen Wirbelwind Ostwind Total Variants: IDDDDDEJEJEJEJ[JD 1345 1368 I I I I I I I 133 289 205 100 15 6.A55ault Gun. Kfz. G an Panzer IV !:ha55i5.Panzer IV with long 75 mm L/43 or L/48 gun I I II Stunrnge5!:hiitz IV ..caft 3Zmm ElalS:13 loL82 QO~aoze[ I~ chassis (Ela~Qaoze[ I~ Sd.·.849 3.. IIWir:belwind .L48 gun (Sd. later known as Nashorn (Sd.822 I I 1c::=J Panzer IV (s ort) .shtml 51' .with 150 mm field hQwitzer an Panzer IV chessls (Sd.Q..090 494 714 240 106 43 II II I I II 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 1c::=J 113.n WorldWar IIproductionstatistics of the Second WorldWar: Aircraft.

027 50. a fQ[Waoo-faciog 88 mm L.956 4.tlJlller armed witb a 128 mm L.L55 ~a1s:11guo (Sd.750 18. military research documents (mainly US Government). Beaverton.003 1. • Luftwaffe Archive in Germany has lots of details on aircraft.404 6.ti!:al Dige::.356 4.406 c::=J c::=J c::=J c::=J c::=J c::=J c::=J c:::::::::J c::=J Tank chart compiled by Tom Richardson. old out of print encylopedias (company is no longer around)..822 1. Phone / Fax: 503-591-3227. fighter aircraft factories in the western hemisphere created Sources • Stati::. • WWII Vebicles web site has detailed numbers on various models produced. IDDD II 1c::=J II IDDD IDDD II~~. museums.893 3.335 1.979 1111.069 0 0 1.406 II 1150.750 1118.t Qf the United Stgte::. manufacturer's web sites.008 3. also known as Kiinigstiger) was armed with an 88 mm LOl (Sd.893 1.277 467 0 0 0 848 652 3.Iao~ Stumntiger . 186) 181) II II Il__j chessls (!:Qnved. 184) used the chassis of Porsche's losing entry for the Tiger !:QmlJetitiQo.956 114.Kfz. All photographs are available far purchase. I~B~B~E~DDD 1. Tiger II (Panzer VI B. No photograph can be usedfor commercial purposes without permission.503 370 1.788 3.com/historylWWll/Production-Figures-WWII.627 16. All text and photographs © 1976-2011 Tom Philo. ship . and dlsdasyre statement page.LZl guo was mQuoted. personal books.439 Total 3.439 I c::=J Summary Table: Panzer I Panzer II Panzer 38(t) Panzer III Panzer IV Panger V Panzer VI DDDDDDDDDDD I~~. Qo tQIJ of this cbassis..522 6. Individual Unique Production Plant Achievements Castle Bromwich in Birminham became one the largest 11.02/11/11 World War II production statistics of the Second World War: Aircraft.:380 mm lJl!:ket mortar an Tiger I tgnks) The Elefant (Sd.407 994 0 78 0 803 1.shtml 51' .687 115.ed tmm !:!gttle dgmgged c:::::::::J GrandTotals 113. See permitted uses of photos on the copyright www.ls:fz. American Encyclopedia (1995).687 5.788 113.090 705 140 c:::::::::J c:::::::::J 1. 182) Jagdtiger .409 13. grmed with an 88 mm LL56 gun (Sd.780 Spitfires and 305 Mark 1 Lancaster bombers..223 78 98 211 0 0 0 15 153 157 45 0 0 0 99 367 1.Kfz. II I I II I I I Tiger I (Pgnzer VI E) Wg::. production and historic pictures.979 11.136 1.625 4. Or 97007-6877. I~B~B~E~DDD gun Cle::.503 11370 111.557 2.054 268 0 0 0 265 678 2.Kfz.taphilo. 17502 SW Kimmel Ct.849 740 0 151 2.528 3.752 6.

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