Frequently asked questions about Australian military statistics

Please note that discrepancies can occur between figures drawn from various sources. This can occur because different sources were used to compile the statistics and different criteria were sometimes applied to figures collected at various times by various bodies.

First World War

Second World War

Korean War

Vietnam War


Kure, Japan, 30 May 1948. AWM145482

Kure, Japan, 30 May 1948. Employees of 6th Labour Group,
Statistics Office.
AWM 145482


Last updated: 01/11/2019