What was the size of the US military in WW2?
The U.S army was BIG. But like, REALLY BIG. Let's take a look!
ECONOMIC CAPABILITY-MILITARY PRODUCTION.
- When WW2 was spreading throughout Europe and Asia, the U.S was getting ready turning many industries into factorys that produced all kinds of military equipment. The U.S favored to produce military equipment than producing civilian goods.
- The U.S was sending supplies to the British and the Soviet Union in very large amounts. In fact, without U.S help, the Soviets couldn't have resisted the German offensive. This shows the economic power of the U.S,able to send supplies to it's allys.
- It ended as the world's economic superpowers after WW2.
- Light Tanks: 31, 187 light tanks were produced during the war.