Head to the S.S. The commander of the Eastern front. He is in charge of the concentration camps and takes the blame for everything.
"The Desert Fox"
Chancellor. Personally directed the German war strategy. He was in charge of all the battle plans.
Commanded the invasion force of U.S. and British soldiers. Allied commander of the ETO.
Emerged as a leader during the North African campaign. Guided the U.S. forces.
Ordered General MacArthur to leave the Philippines to defend Australia in the Battle of the Coral Sea
General. Served in the Philippines. Wounded twice in WWII. Was given command of all U.S. army units in the Pacific.
New president. Had to decide whether the U.S. should use it's fearsome new weapon (the atomic bomb).
Rosie the Riveter
The symbol of patriotic female defense workers.
Survivor of a death camp. Author, wrote "Night".
A home vegetable garden created to boost food production during World War II.
Troops would attack and seize only certain strategies Japanese held islands, rather than trying to capture them all.
Sound waves used to detect underwater objects.
Nazi Book Burnings
Bibles and Jewish authors
Required for all German children to be peace loving which is to kill everyone to create the peace.
"The Angel of Death". Was obsessed with eyeballs, twins, and dwarfs.
Nazi secret police.
"Night of broken glass"
First Victims of Nazi persecution
Anyone who was mentally or physically disabbled or elderly.
Possible reasons for Hitler's antisemitism
When his mom was sick the doctor she was was Jewish.
His dad was Jewish and abused him. He didn't get accepted into a Jewish art college.
Special killing squads.
German Girls League
14 year old girls would make blond haired and blue eyed babies with the soldiers.
Temporary housing for the Jews before being sent to concentration camps.
The worst thing immaginable.
May 8th, 1945 (Victory in Europe).
Battle that lasted over a month. 23,000 Japenese and 6,000 U.S.marines killed. Only 216 Japenese captured.
Bloodiest battle of the war. 49,152 U.S. casualties .
Group of scientists working on the atomic bomb.
Comanded by Colonel Paul Tibbets, dropped an atomic bomb in the city of Hiroshima
Where the atomic bomb was dropped.
Number of people killed in WWII
Number of civilian deaths
New Orleans boats credited with women. Helped us win the war.
Nazi's wanted to get rid of the weaker numbers of society.
War of Attrition
Doing whatever it takes to make the enemy give up.
Leader of Great Britain during WWII.
Battle of Midway
U.S. naval victory over the Japanese fleet in June 1942, in which the Japanese lost four of their best aircraft carriers. It marked a turning point in World War II.
Amount of Money spent on weapons
1 trillion dollars.