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Chapter 16 and 17 - World War II
Terms in this set (41)
Has complete control over it's people.
Harry S. Truman
President after Roosevelt, decided to drop the atomic bomb.
American General fights against the Germans at St. Lo.
Founder of the Congress Of Racial Equality ( CORE )
All black pilot unit, were bomber escorts.
Battle Of Coral Sea
Battle in the Pacific, Japanese have turned back after this war.
Battle Of Midway
Turning point of the Pacific War, Allies go Offensive.
FDR's idea that the U.S could lend/lease supplies to the Allies.
Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The place where the Americans dropped the Atomic Bomb.
Code name for the research of the Atomic Bomb.
Agreement for Hitler not to take any land besides Sudetenland.
Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin decided that Hitler should be their first target.
Most of them were in Poland, many Jews were put in them and many died there.
Giving into Hitler's demands in order to stop the war.
Prime Minister of Britain during the war.
Prime Minister of Britain at that time.
Commander of the Pacific Fleet.
Commander of ground forces in the pacific.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Overall commander of the Allied forces in Europe and North Africa.
Battle Of Stalingrad
Hitler marches into Russia with an order of NO RETREAT!
Battle Of The Bulge
Takes place in the Ardennnes, Germans were defeated.
Useless defense line in France which the Germans simply walked around.
Communist Leader of the Soviet Union.
Battle of Britain
Bombing barrage of Britain by the Germans.
Bill to benefit war veterans by providing them with college education etc.
Put Nazi leaders on trial for their crimes.
Confinement of Japanese Americans.
Vernon J. Baker
Won the Medal Of Honor by President Clinton.
Battle for the control of the Atlantic.
Hatred of the Jews.
Charles De Gaulle
Leader of the French Government, sent to exile.
Pact between Germany, Italy and Japan to join forces.
A. Phillip Randolph
Black Labor leader, organized a march on Washington to end Racism.
Nickname of the Allied invasion of France.
Battle Of The Atlantic
Signed by U.S and Britain.
Language used to communicate on the battle field.
Women's Army Auxiliary Corps by George Marshall.
Bataan Death March
Made Filipinos march to their death.
Office Of War Information
Monitored war information.
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