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Chapter XI - Appendix to Table 31

Contents

368-370

Area

Adjusted strength

Air Transport Command strength

Total

Medical

Total2

Medical

Number

Rate1

Number

Rate1

31 July 1944

North America

36,494

1,344

52

9,679

194

5.0

Alaska

74,749

4,126

55

3,568

71

.9

Caribbean

72,803

4,278

59

631

13

.2

South Atlantic

6,063

581

96

2,601

52

9.0

Europe

1,773,891

159,348

90

3,277

66

.04

North Africa

729,084

56,099

77

5,027

101

.1

Africa-Middle East

15,746

1,313

83

6,143

123

8.0

Persian Gulf

28,774

2,228

77

478

10

.3

China-Burma-India

157,540

12,622

80

14,900

298

2.0

Southwest Pacific Area

666,568

60,181

90

2,060

41

.06

Pacific Ocean Areas

395,854

34,368

87

3,558

71

.2

31 October 1944

North America

33,004

1,449

44

10,824

195

6.0

Alaska

62,502

3,592

57

3,848

69

1.0

Caribbean

69,836

3,730

53

570

10

.1

South Atlantic

5,035

500

99

2,324

42

8.0

Europe

2,208,756

198,503

90

5,173

93

.04

North Africa

719,324

55,628

77

7,106

128

.2

Africa-Middle East

16,839

1,292

77

7,553

136

8.0

Persian Gulf

28,572

2,047

71

862

16

.6

China-Burma-India

182,562

15,692

86

23,148

417

2.0

Southwest Pacific Area

705,529

61,706

87

4,494

81

.1

Pacific Ocean Areas

422,482

34,389

81

6,534

118

.3

31 January 1945

North America

29,847

1,355

45

10,762

247

8.0

Alaska

51,542

2,741

53

3,857

89

2.0

Caribbean

70,787

3,841

54

556

13

.2

South Atlantic

4,907

421

86

2,254

52

11.0

Europe

2,836,481

255,770

90

7,442

171

.06

North Africa

517,470

38,764

75

9,802

225

.4

Africa-Middle East

17,263

1,329

77

7,933

182

11.0

Persian Gulf

27,409

1,989

73

1,327

31

1.0

China-Burma-India

216,358

18,864

87

29,102

769

4.0

Southwest Pacific Area

753,816

62,762

83

4,362

100

.1

Pacific Ocean Areas

427,086

35,160

82

6,289

144

.3

30 April 1945

North America

26,882

1,253

47

9,947

239

9.0

Alaska

42,415

2,264

53

3,609

87

2.0

Caribbean

67,750

3,720

55

581

14

.2

South Atlantic

5,039

427

84

2,276

55

11.0

Europe

3,073,133

269,161

87

7,628

183

.06

North Africa

496,083

37,757

76

2,207

53

.1

Africa-Middle East

27,353

2,012

74

15,735

378

14.0

Persian Gulf

17,213

1,008

59

1,420

34

2.0

China-Burma-India

231,597

20,605

89

32,767

786

3.0

Southwest Pacific Area

811,505

66,545

82

5,377

129

.2

Pacific Ocean Areas

458,757

38,793

85

7,787

187

.4

31 May 1945

North America

26,406

1,113

42

10,941

241

9.0

Alaska

41,947

2,086

50

3,524

78

2.0

Caribbean

63,301

3,613

57

5,169

114

2.0

South Atlantic

5,096

420

82

2,307

51

10.0

Europe

3,029,589

264,665

87

8,106

178

.06

North Africa

447,690

34,780

78

2,317

51

.1

Africa-Middle East

30,547

1,967

64

18,292

402

13.0

Persian Gulf

17,487

1,006

58

1,424

31

2.0

China-Burma-India

231,495

20,739

90

32,460

714

3.0

Southwest Pacific Area

845,756

69,398

82

5,585

122

.1

Pacific Ocean Areas

463,945

37,172

80

8,111

178

.4

30 June 1945

North America

23,598

1,038

44

11,387

262

11.0

Alaska

41,104

2,008

49

3,181

73

2.0

Caribbean

74,997

3,770

50

10,654

245

3.0

South Atlantic

8,998

511

57

6,182

142

16.0

Europe

2,821,012

250,491

89

9,192

211

.07

North Africa

406,534

32,249

79

2,292

53

.1

Africa-Middle East

27,455

1,755

64

16,103

370

13.0

Persian Gulf

15,048

733

49

1,501

35

2.0

China-Burma-India

228,485

20,204

88

33,927

780

3.0

Southwest Pacific Area

872,070

69,800

80

5,856

135

.2

Pacific Ocean Areas

470,547

37,715

80

8,647

199

.4

31 July 1945

North America

20,935

892

43

10,983

262

13.0

Alaska

42,321

2,038

47

3,299

79

2.0

Caribbean

76,625

3,689

48

9,572

230

3.0

South Atlantic

9,064

545

60

6,311

151

17.0

Europe

2,517,653

230,248

91

7,934

190

.08

North Africa

354,092

29,922

85

2,331

56

.2

Africa-Middle East

31,374

1,823

58

20,288

487

16.0

Persian Gulf

10,686

523

50

1,513

36

3.0

China-Burma-India

223,433

19,499

87

34,210

821

4.0

Total Pacific

1,404,140

113,088

81

15,130

363

.3

31 August 1945

North America

18,637

708

38

11,197

258

14.0

Alaska

40,755

1,964

47

2,970

68

2.0

Caribbean

72,842

3,778

52

8,850

186

3.0

South Atlantic

8,969

538

60

6,103

140

16.0

Europe

2,172,100

188,671

87

7,939

183

.08

North Africa

247,020

20,510

83

2,364

54

.2

Africa-Middle East

28,918

1,701

59

17,815

410

14.0

Persian Gulf

8,198

424

52

1,276

29

4.0

China-Burma-India

231,470

20,461

88

35,630

819

4.0

Total Pacific 

1,473,868

116,552

79

14,957

344

.2

30 September 1945

North America

14,035

520

37

9,166

185

13.0

Alaska

38,166

1,865

49

1,821

40

1.0

Caribbean

67,021

3,589

54

4,441

98

1.0

South Atlantic

5,518

316

57

3,770

83

15.0

Europe

1,798,244

152,863

85

7,427

163

.09

North Africa

192,326

16,018

83

2,332

51

.3

Africa-Middle East

23,993

1,566

65

13,619

300

13.0

Persian Gulf

7,809

415

53

887

20

3.0

China-Burma-India

214,732

17,600

82

33,394

735

3.0

Total Pacific

1,573,170

120,759

77

20,867

459

.3


1Per 1,000 troops adjusted strength
2From Personnel Handbook, Headquarters, Air Transport Command, Army Air Forces, for dates shown.