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Mr. Chapman East Freshman - WWII People

Franklin D Roosevelt
President of the US during the majority of WWII
Benito Mussolini
Italian dictator during WWII
Adolf Hitler
German Nazi dictator during World War II
Josef Stalin
dictator of USSR until 1953
Winston Churchill
Prime Minister of Great Britain during the majority of WWII
emperor of Japan during WWII
German Nazi who was chief of the SS and the Gestapo and who oversaw the genocide of six million Jews
Dwight Eisenhower
United States general and commander of all Allied troops in Europe, who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany
Hideki Tojo
Japanese army officer who assumed dictatorial control of Japan during World War II; ordered the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
Erwin Rommel
Commander of Axis troops in North Africa, known as the "Desert Fox"
Douglas MacArthur
United States general who commanded Allied forces in the Pacific during World War II
Harry S Truman
Became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the atomic bomb
Bernard Montgomery
British army general who defeated the Germans at El Alamein in Egypt, and began pursuing them westward.
Neville Chamberlin
British prime minister who signed the Munich Agreement to turn Sudetenland over to Germany
Admiral Yamamoto
Commander of the Japanese Navy; planned the Pearl Harbor attack