j. Robert Oppenheimer
Who was in charge of the manhattan project?
When Japanese pilots volunteered to load their planes with explosives and crash them into allied warships.
Atomic Bomb drop on Nagasaki.
What made Japan surrender?
August 9, 1945
Japan surrendered to the Allies.
Japanese city that was the target of the Enola Gay?
Hawaii was protected
What was the significance of the battle of midway?
Who served as code talkers in the island hopping strategy?
Who was the president of the US when the war ended?
General MacAuthor and he returned to the Philippines.
Who said" I shall return" and where did he promie to return?
All black fighter squadron. Served in North Africa and Italy.
Who were the Tuskegee Airmen?
What Axis country surrendered in on May 8, 1945 ending the war Europe?
What was the place where the Germans held prosecuted groups called?
June 6, 1944
What was the date of the Allied invasion in France at Normandy?
General Ewrin Rommel
Who was the Desert Fox?
Leased weapons and equipment to Europe, and Instituted the draft.
How did the US mobilize for war?
Soviet Resort of Yalta
Where did Allied leaders hold a summit to plan for the postwar period in February 1945?
Winter at Stalingrad
What prevented the Germans from conquering the Soviet Union?
US, Russia, UK
What 3 countries were represented by the "Big Three"?
Battle of the Bulge
What battle marked Germany's final attempt to win the war in Europe?