World War II
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WORLD WAR II TERMS
(Countries joined together) U.S., Britain, Soviet Union and others.
Germany, Italy, Japan
Foreign policy avoiding interaction with other countries except for trade.
Not taking sides in a conflict.
Persuasive techniques used by governments to raise support for their war effort.
Limiting the use of food and materials used for war effort by the civilian population.
Victory in Europe (May 8, 1945)
Victory in Japan on (August 15, 1945).
The Allied Leaders:
1-Franklin Roosevelt - U.S. President
2-Winston Churchill - British Prime Minister
3-Joseph Stalin - Soviet Leader
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Supreme Allied Commander in European theater.
Allied Commander in Pacific theater.
Navajo Code Talkers
Native-Americans who helped maintain military security in the Pacific theater by transmitting orders in their native language.
Rosie the Riveter
Symbol of Women's role in the war effort.
General and Prime Minister that led Japan to war with the United States.
Harry S. Truman
U.S. President who made the decision to use the atomic bomb to end the war.
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