Which army used diesel engines in their tanks during the WW2?

Germans
British
Americans
Soviets
Most of the nations at the time used lighter and more ef­fi­cient petrol engines, often coming from the aviation in­dus­try. Soviets however decided to mass-pro­duce diesel engines. There were several reasons: diesel fuel was less flammable and there­fore safer, Soviet Union had the huge alu­mini­um forge ca­pac­i­ty, and they didn't have large diesel-­con­sum­ing fleet.

Answers distribution

Germans
British
Americans
Soviets
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flagItaly
23%
5%
5%
64%
17
flagAustralia
29%
5%
0%
64%
17
flagGermany
38%
4%
11%
46%
149
flagBelgium
38%
7%
7%
46%
13
flagSweden
46%
7%
0%
46%
13
flagNew Zealand
27%
9%
18%
45%
11
flagCanada
33%
0%
23%
42%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
38%
11%
8%
40%
256
flagIndia
29%
18%
13%
38%
75
flagPoland
38%
10%
13%
37%
9843
flagFrance
41%
0%
20%
37%
24
flagthe United States
37%
9%
18%
32%
231
flagRepublic of Ireland
40%
16%
12%
32%
25
flagthe Netherlands
42%
6%
21%
30%
33
flagNorway
41%
16%
12%
29%
24
flagUnknown
45%
10%
18%
25%
75
flagSpain
54%
9%
18%
18%
11

Gender

men37%
women29%
Germans
39%
40%
British
9%
12%
Americans
13%
17%
Soviets
37%
29%

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