Chemical Weapon Stocks 1943-1945

 

Marrangaroo   Glenbrook
     
7,991 (30 lb bomb, mustard)   17,062 (No. 6 drums, mustard)
4,705 (250 lb bomb, mustard)   387 (454 lb drums, mustard)
3,596 (250 lb bomb, phosgene)   1,005 (540 lb drums, mustard)
200 (250 lb bomb, empty)   61 (700 lb drums, mustard)
3,090 (65 lb bomb, empty)   96 (1,054 lb drums, mustard)
Note that the stocks at Marrangaroo decreased as they were moved to the northern depots    
     
Talmoi   88 Mile
3,200 (30 lb bomb, mustard)   2,400 (30 lb bomb, mustard)
1,901 (250 lb bomb, mustard)   1,400 (250 lb bomb, mustard)
1,457 (250 lb bomb, phosgene)   1,050 (250 lb bomb, phosgene)
9,500 (65 lb bomb, empty)   7,000 (65 lb bomb, empty)
210 (500 lb spray tank, mustard)   160 (500 lb spray tank, mustard)
3 (700 lb drums, mustard)   365 (454 lb drums, mustard)
210 (540 lb drums, mustard)   274 (540 lb drums, mustard)
83 (530 lb drums, mustard)   2990 (No. 6 drums, mustard)
1,600 (No. 6 drums, mustard)    
     
Albury   Charters Towers (United States)
     
262,268 (25 pounder, mustard)   81 tons (mustard bulk)
87,258 (25 pounder, tear gas)   94 tons (lewisite bulk)
27,100 (6 inch, tear gas)   15 tons (tear gas, CNS, bulk)
39,600 (4.2 inch, mustard)   23,500 (100 lb M47A2 bomb, empty)
8,076 (4.2 inch, phosgene)   100 (100 lb M47 bomb, lewisite)
4,806 (generators, adamsite)   600 (100 lb M47 bomb, empty)
19,450 (generators, tear gas)   496 (M10 spray tank, empty)
272 tons (3 inch, phosgene)   204 (M20 spray tank, empty)
5,004 (ground bomb training)   55 (1000 lb, phosgene)
20,160 (6 lb ground bomb, mustard)   60 (1,000 lb, prussic acid)
5,500 (chemical mine)    
22,500 (5 inch, phosgene)    
     
Picton   Naval Armament Depot
     
570 (500 lb spray tank, mustard)   64 (8 inch breech loading)
75 (250 lb spray tank, mustard)   64 (6 inch)
    126 (4.7 inch quick firing)
     
Chemical Research Unit   Kangaroo (United States)
     
154 (30 lb bomb, mustard)   15,540 (100 lb M47A2, mustard)
10 (250 lb bomb, mustard)   118,168 (75 mm gun, mustard)
10 (250 lb bomb, phosgene)   14,370 (75 mm howitzer, mustard)
1000 (65 lb bomb, empty)   198 (105 mm howitzer, mustard)
20 (500 lb spray tank, mustard)   1,401 (155 mm howitzer, mustard)
9 (700 lb drums, mustard)   1,171 (155 mm gun, mustard)
320 (100 lb M47A2, mustard)   300 (candles, adamsite)
12 (500 lb spray tank, empty)    
400 (No. 6 drums, mustard)    
     
     
Columboola (United States)   Darra (United States)
     
26,023 (100 lb M47A2, mustard)   373 tons (mustard bulk)
4,815 (75 mm gun, mustard)   101 tons (lewisite bulk)
36,036 (75 mm howitzer, mustard)   82 tons (tear gas, CNS, bulk)
93,453 (105 mm howitzer, mustard)   4,945 (100 lb bomb, empty)
14,241 (155 mm howitzer, mustard)   5,595 (candles, adamsite)
585 (155 mm gun, mustard)   5,489 (105 mm howitzer, mustard)
     
     
Kingswood (United States)   Geelong (United States)
     
56,909 (105 mm howitzer, mustard)   431 tons (mustard bulk)
10,825 (155 mm howitzer, mustard)   3,160 (candles, adamsite)
     
Brisbane (United States)    
     
9,121 (chemical land mines)    
134 (M10 spray tank, empty)    
240 (M20 spray tank, empty)    
6 (M33 spray tank, empty)