How many people died on D-Day?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

The number of Allied combat casualties on D-Day is approximated at
10,000, of whom 2,500 died.

Here is the breakdown of the casualties:

British - 2700
Canadians - 946
Americans - 6603

15,000-20,000 French civilians died with an unknown number of casualties.

Britain: 2,700 killed

United States: 1,465 killed

Canada: 500 killed

Germany: 4,000 killed
Axis Casualties:


Allied Casualties:

Estimated at 10,000; exact figures not available


However, the allies attacked in greater numbers, and lost far less troops than the Germans, percentage wise. There were only 10,000 German troops guarding the coastline. Compare that to the 175,000 allied troops who attacked.
288 people found this useful

How many people died on Omaha Beach on D-Day?

2374 men from multiple military units died on Omaha Beach on D Day. A total of approximately 4000 men were killed on D-Day (including the Paratroopers). It got worse the next

How many people died a day at Dachau?

Anywhere from 1-100. There really are no records of how many peopledied each day, but the fact that so many came at a time that itwould overflow with prisoners made lots belie

How many people in Britain died on d day?

Technically, since D-Day (Allied invasion of Normandy) took placein France, then people in Britain were not killed. British &Commonwealth service members were killed on D-Day