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defeated Rommel at the Battle of El Alamein.
was Hitler's last attack against the allies in Belgium.
Battle of Bulge
was the tactic that conquered Poland in 30 days.
was the Supreme Allied Commander in Europe and planned the D-Day invasion.
was the Admiral in Charge of US Naval forces in the Pacific
was the leader of Japan's Military in World War II.
became President after the death of Franklin Roosevelt in 1945.
was leader of Free French Forces and helped liberate France from the Germans.
was known as the "Desert Fox" for his leadership of the Afrika Korps.
was the 124th Emperor of Japan.
was the commander of the US 7th and US 3rd Armies and was instrumental in the liberation of France and America's victory in the Battle of the Bulge.
was Supreme Allied Commander in the Pacific and led the liberation of the Philippines.
was Prime Minister and proclaimed that the Battle of Britain was its "Finest Hour."
died in Warm Springs, Georgia in 1945.
was the Absolute Dictator of the "Third Reich."
was where the Red Army defeated the German 6th Army in 1943.
was the codename for the German invasion of Russia
was the leader of the Soviet Union in World War II.
was the leader of Italy, who conquered Ethiopia in 1935.
was the German attempt to destroy Britain by Aerial Bombing.
was the "voice of resistance" of the British Empire.
was the leader of the German Air Force known as the "Luftwaffe"
was arrested, tried and executed for War Crimes in the Pacific in 1948.
was elected to an unprecedented third and fourth terms.
planned the Battle of the Coral Sea, preventing Japanese invasion of Australia
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