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Unit 11: Invasion of Normandy
casualties
ocean tide
paratroopers
beachheads
killed or wounded soldiers
sea depth
airborne troops
landing areas
casualties
killed or wounded soldiers
ocean tide
sea depth
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D-Day to liberation of Netherlands
Juno, Gold, Sword, Utah, and Omaha
Operation Overlord .
To allow allied ships to dock and tran…
May 5th 1955
.On June sixth 1944 Canadian, British ,and United States troo…
Name of mission where boats landed on Normandy beach and atta…
Why did Canadian troops have to clear the coast line?
What day was the Netherlands officially under allied control?
Juno, Gold, Sword, Utah, and Omaha
.On June sixth 1944 Canadian, British ,and United States troo…
Operation Overlord .
Name of mission where boats landed on Normandy beach and atta…
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WW2 - SS11 Searcy
British Commonwealth Air Training Prog…
Arsenal of Democracy
Battle of the Atlantic
CD Howe
Based in the Prairies - Canada's first contribution to the wa…
Nickname to Canada and US who supplied weapons and materials…
Convoys and Corvettes vs U-boats as Germany tried to cut off…
Canada's Minister of Everything. Organized Canada's economy f…
British Commonwealth Air Training Prog…
Based in the Prairies - Canada's first contribution to the wa…
Arsenal of Democracy
Nickname to Canada and US who supplied weapons and materials…
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D Day Puzzle
The area of France where the D Day inv…
The military force that included the U…
The name of the alliance between Germa…
A boat made by Higgins Industries used…
Normandy
Allied Expeditionary Force
Axis
LCVP
The area of France where the D Day inv…
Normandy
The military force that included the U…
Allied Expeditionary Force
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Normandy
Operation overlord
Rommel
Rundstedt
Eisenhower
Invasion of France by the allies was called what
German field marshal in command at Normandy
German field marshal on Western front
Supreme Allied Commander in Europe
Operation overlord
Invasion of France by the allies was called what
Rommel
German field marshal in command at Normandy
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Social Studies 11 Chapter 5 D-Day - The Normandy Invasion
D-Day
Paratroopers
Juno Beach
Battle of the Scheldt
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9 km stretch of beach in France where Canadian troops landed…
Canadians given task of clearing enemy troops from Scheldt Ri…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Paratroopers
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
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Social Studies 11 Chapter 5 D-Day - The Normandy Invasion
D-Day
Paratroopers
Juno Beach
Battle of the Scheldt
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9 km stretch of beach in France where Canadian troops landed…
Canadians given task of clearing enemy troops from Scheldt Ri…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Paratroopers
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
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Social Studies 11 Chapter 5 D-Day - The Normandy Invasion
D-Day
Paratroopers
Juno Beach
Battle of the Scheldt
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9 km stretch of beach in France where Canadian troops landed…
Canadians given task of clearing enemy troops from Scheldt Ri…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Paratroopers
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
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WWII
appeasement
Battle of Hong Kong
Invasion of Italy
Raid on Dieppe
giving in to demands to avoid war
first battle fought by Canadian troops
successful attack by Canadian troops on Nazi occupied Europe
unsuccessful attempt by Canadian troops to attack Nazi occupi…
appeasement
giving in to demands to avoid war
Battle of Hong Kong
first battle fought by Canadian troops
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Social Studies 11 Chapter 5 D-Day - The Normandy Invasion
D-Day
Paratroopers
Juno Beach
Battle of the Scheldt
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9 km stretch of beach in France where Canadian troops landed…
Canadians given task of clearing enemy troops from Scheldt Ri…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Paratroopers
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
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Normandy
D-Day
Beginning of WWII
Spring 1940
November 1943
June 6th, 1944
Germany invading Poland ... Caused France, Great Britain, and Ca…
-German army was ready to invade France, which was defended b…
Churchill and Roosevelt met with Stalin ... Stalin wants to hurt…
D-Day
June 6th, 1944
Beginning of WWII
Germany invading Poland ... Caused France, Great Britain, and Ca…
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Normandy
Pas De Calais
Normandy
Omaha & Utah Beach
Juno Beach
Narrowest point in English Channel between England and France
Location for D-Day invasion
Beach Americans landed on
Beach Canadians landed on
Pas De Calais
Narrowest point in English Channel between England and France
Normandy
Location for D-Day invasion
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History World War 2 Unit Famous Cities, Beaches etc
Juno
Omaha
Utah
Gold
code name for the beach where Canada landed on D-Day (became…
Beach USA landed on D-Day
Beach USA landed on D-Day
Beach British landed on D-Day
Juno
code name for the beach where Canada landed on D-Day (became…
Omaha
Beach USA landed on D-Day
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World War Two Places/Battles
Nanjing
Ethiopia
Czechoslovakia
Battle of Britain
A Chinese city where Japanese soldiers attacked and killed a…
An African country that asked the League of Nations to help t…
After Hitler threatened to invade this country, European lead…
Hitler ordered an air strike on _____. It took tens of thousa…
Nanjing
A Chinese city where Japanese soldiers attacked and killed a…
Ethiopia
An African country that asked the League of Nations to help t…
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WW2 Normandy
Operation Overlord
Operation Fortitude
Operation Neptune
Normandy
The code name of the invasion of Normandy by the allies (D da…
Code name of the plant deception by the allies to make it loo…
Codename of allied naval transportation of troops into Normandy
Coastal region in Northwest France where the invasion took pl…
Operation Overlord
The code name of the invasion of Normandy by the allies (D da…
Operation Fortitude
Code name of the plant deception by the allies to make it loo…
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World War II
offensive strategy
sitzkreig
collaborations
June 5, 1944
island hopping
sitting war in germany fought by germans and french
people who worked with nazis to eliminate jews
original D-day canceled due to bad weather
offensive strategy
island hopping
sitzkreig
sitting war in germany fought by germans and french
D-day
involved in the largest amphibious lan…
the allies initially prepared for the…
thousands of Us and British troops in…
the allies ensured they had air superi…
all three armed forces: army, navy and air force
Britain and America had been preparing for 2 years, taking co…
arrived in Britain and were trained in landing on defended be…
attacking Luftwaffe bases and the German aircraft Industry
involved in the largest amphibious lan…
all three armed forces: army, navy and air force
the allies initially prepared for the…
Britain and America had been preparing for 2 years, taking co…
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D-Day Invasion
Operation Overlord
June 6, 1944
Vertical Envelopment
82nd and 101st
Name of the military invasion of the Normandy beaches
Date of military invasion of Normandy beaches
Airborne tactic that put Allied paratroopers behind Nazi line…
The two Allied airborne divisions that participated on D-day
Operation Overlord
Name of the military invasion of the Normandy beaches
June 6, 1944
Date of military invasion of Normandy beaches
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Normandy Envasion
(Postive) Five Landing Beaches
(Postive) Two Airborne Divisions in Dr…
(Postive) Drop Zones
(Postive) 101st Drop Zone
1) Omaha Beach... 2) Utah Beach... 3) Gold Beach... 4) Juno Beach... 5) S…
82nd Airborne Division --> Vets --> dropped in Sicily ... 101st…
82nd Drop Zone 'O'... 101st Drop Zone 'C'
original: Behind flood zones at utah beach --> germans interc…
(Postive) Five Landing Beaches
1) Omaha Beach... 2) Utah Beach... 3) Gold Beach... 4) Juno Beach... 5) S…
(Postive) Two Airborne Divisions in Dr…
82nd Airborne Division --> Vets --> dropped in Sicily ... 101st…
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The European and Mediterranean Theatres
List 5 European theatre battles/campai…
Describe 5 European theatre battles/ca…
Identify on a map where the 5 European…
Explain why Operation Barbarossa is co…
Battle of the Atlantic, Dieppe(operation Jubilee), the Italia…
BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC: Began in 1939; turning point was 1943…
Look on the internet.
Stalin responded with the scorched earth policy, Operation ra…
List 5 European theatre battles/campai…
Battle of the Atlantic, Dieppe(operation Jubilee), the Italia…
Describe 5 European theatre battles/ca…
BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC: Began in 1939; turning point was 1943…
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standard 19
pearl harbor
internment of Japanese citizens
war mobilization
rationing food
US navel base that was ambushed by the Japanese air force on…
the act of placing Japanese citizens in US prisons during war…
the act of assembling troops for combat
the act of giving a set amount of food to civilians during a…
pearl harbor
US navel base that was ambushed by the Japanese air force on…
internment of Japanese citizens
the act of placing Japanese citizens in US prisons during war…
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D-Day
D-Day
June 6, 1944
Operation Overlord
Normandy
American, British, and Canadian troops liberated France from…
Day of the invasion of D-Day
Name of the mission during D-Day
Beach where the Allies landed during D-Day
D-Day
American, British, and Canadian troops liberated France from…
June 6, 1944
Day of the invasion of D-Day
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Grade 10 Canadian History Exam Study
Trench Warfare
Mouse Holing
Juno Beach
Battle of Britan
A style of fighting used in WW1 that caused massive problems…
A type of fighting style used in WW2 which involved burrowing…
Canadian landing beach during the Normandy invasion. Canadian…
Hitler tried to take Britain but failed, showed the Germans t…
Trench Warfare
A style of fighting used in WW1 that caused massive problems…
Mouse Holing
A type of fighting style used in WW2 which involved burrowing…
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D-Day: The Normandy Invasion
D-Day
Operation Overlord
paratroopers
Juno Beach
June 6 1944, the day Allied armies including Canada invaded F…
name for full scale invasion of Europe
soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9km stretch of beach in France, Canadian troop assigned beach
D-Day
June 6 1944, the day Allied armies including Canada invaded F…
Operation Overlord
name for full scale invasion of Europe
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World War II U.S history
FDR
Josef Stalin
Mussolini
hitler
President during the Depression and WWII. He instituted the N…
Leader of the Soviet Union
Italy leader
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945), Nazi le…
FDR
President during the Depression and WWII. He instituted the N…
Josef Stalin
Leader of the Soviet Union
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Socials 11 SKSS Ms.Hall World War Two
Okinawa
Omaha Beach
Operation Overlord
Atlantic Wall
In World War II Okinawa, the largest island in the group, was…
Omaha Beach is the code name for one of the five sectors of t…
On D-Day, June 6, 1944, the Allies launched a full-scale inva…
The Atlantic Wall was an extensive system of coastal fortific…
Okinawa
In World War II Okinawa, the largest island in the group, was…
Omaha Beach
Omaha Beach is the code name for one of the five sectors of t…
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BIG ERA 8 WWII battles
Phony War
Rescue at Dunkirk
Battle of Britian
Italian Campaign
French/Britian wait for Germans to attack on French border. H…
British ships rescue British and French troops trapped on bea…
German air attack 1940. Radar, decoder and vow to never surre…
US/British capture Sicily... Mussolini losses power... Germans take…
Phony War
French/Britian wait for Germans to attack on French border. H…
Rescue at Dunkirk
British ships rescue British and French troops trapped on bea…
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8.2 War in North Africa and Europe
Operation Torch
Tunisia
Novermber 1942
General Dwight D Eisenhower
Codename for the Allied invasion of Africa
place where troops led by Dwight D Eisenhower landed in Nover…
date that general Eisenhower's troops landed in North Africa
Commander of American forces in North Africa
Operation Torch
Codename for the Allied invasion of Africa
Tunisia
place where troops led by Dwight D Eisenhower landed in Nover…
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History- War in Europe flashcards
September 1st 1939-Nazis used "blitkri…
April 1940- Germany invaded to secure…
May 1939- Germany used "blitzkrieg" to…
17th June France was deafeated
German invasion of poland
German invasion of Denmark and Norway
German invasion of Netherlands, Belgium and France
German defeat of France
September 1st 1939-Nazis used "blitkri…
German invasion of poland
April 1940- Germany invaded to secure…
German invasion of Denmark and Norway
"WWII Battles +
Battle of Britain
London Blitz
Pearl Harbor
Battle of El Alamein
when German air forces invaded Britain but the British Royal…
57 nights of constant bombing of London and surrounding areas…
United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japa…
(1942) World War II battle in which the Britain, under Genera…
Battle of Britain
when German air forces invaded Britain but the British Royal…
London Blitz
57 nights of constant bombing of London and surrounding areas…
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D-day
D-Day
Paratroopers
Juno Beach
Battle of the Scheldt
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
9 km stretch of beach in France where Canadian troops landed…
Canadians given task of clearing enemy troops from Scheldt Ri…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - The day Allied armies, including Canada, invad…
Paratroopers
Soldiers trained to parachute from airplanes onto combat areas
History Terms
League of Nations
Treaty of Versailles
Idealist
Realist
A world organization established in 1920 to promote internati…
(WW) 1918, , Created by the leaders victorious allies Nations…
BELIEVING in the idea of perfection or a perfect world
In keeping with reality, likely to happen
League of Nations
A world organization established in 1920 to promote internati…
Treaty of Versailles
(WW) 1918, , Created by the leaders victorious allies Nations…
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IB Contemp: The Military and Diplomatic Role of Canada and Brazil in the Second World War and The Social Impact of the Second World War on the USA
Dieppe Raid (Code name: Operation Jubi…
D-Day (Code name: Operation Overlord)
RCAF (Royal Canadian Air Force)
British Commonwealth Air Training Plan
Allied power attacked but German defenders were prepared sett…
AKA Operation Overload and Invasion of Normandy. Success on B…
It had about 4,000 service men. Only 235 were pilots. There w…
Based in Canada and Comprised of the UK, Canada, and other Co…
Dieppe Raid (Code name: Operation Jubi…
Allied power attacked but German defenders were prepared sett…
D-Day (Code name: Operation Overlord)
AKA Operation Overload and Invasion of Normandy. Success on B…
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World War II (1939-1945)
Munich Conference
Internment Camps
Pearl Harbor
Battle of the Bulge
1938 Britain and France met with Hitler to discuss his agress…
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japa…
A 1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the las…
Munich Conference
1938 Britain and France met with Hitler to discuss his agress…
Internment Camps
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
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World War II Quiz
Munich Conference
Internment Camps
Pearl Harbor
Operation Torch
1938 Britain and France met with Hitler to discuss his agress…
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japa…
Allied forces lead by General Dwight D. Eisenhower landed wit…
Munich Conference
1938 Britain and France met with Hitler to discuss his agress…
Internment Camps
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
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SS 11 Chap 5 Vocab part 4
Italy
Ortona
Overlord
Juno beach
The "soft underbelly" of Europe
One of the fiercest battles of the Italian campaign
Allied invasion of France
Canadian landing zone in Normandy
Italy
The "soft underbelly" of Europe
Ortona
One of the fiercest battles of the Italian campaign
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"WWII Battles +
Battle of Britain
London Blitz
Pearl Harbor
Battle of El Alamein
when German air forces invaded Britain but the British Royal…
57 nights of constant bombing of London and surrounding areas…
United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japa…
(1942) World War II battle in which the Britain, under Genera…
Battle of Britain
when German air forces invaded Britain but the British Royal…
London Blitz
57 nights of constant bombing of London and surrounding areas…
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Canadian History review WW2
S.S. St. Louis
Cairine Wilson
Munich Agreement
Nazi Party
After Kristallnacht in November 1938, many Jews within German…
In 1930 Cairine Wilson became the first woman appointed to th…
agreement between Chamberlain and Hitler that Germany would n…
German political party joined by Adolf Hitler, emphasizing na…
S.S. St. Louis
After Kristallnacht in November 1938, many Jews within German…
Cairine Wilson
In 1930 Cairine Wilson became the first woman appointed to th…
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WW2
totalitarian
Policy of Appeasement
BCATP
Weimar Republic
form of government that uses intimidation, violence, and prop…
giving into an aggressors demands in the hopes that no more d…
british commonwealth air training plan, trained pilots and ai…
the democratic government in Germany after WW1
totalitarian
form of government that uses intimidation, violence, and prop…
Policy of Appeasement
giving into an aggressors demands in the hopes that no more d…
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APUSH 1940-1970
Japanese internment capmps
Japan attacks pearl harbor
Attack on pearl harbor lead to
august of 1945
through the 1940's
declared war on the US - 1941
Japanese interment camps and the US entering into WW2
first and only use of nuclear weapons in war history
Japanese internment capmps
through the 1940's
Japan attacks pearl harbor
declared war on the US - 1941
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CHC2D1 - World War II
Allied Powers
phony war
blitzkrieg
Dunkirk
Great Britain, France, Russia, Canada, and later the US
the phase in early WWII marked by few military operations in…
"Lighting war" - type of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
330,000 Allied troops were evacuated from the beaches here in…
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Russia, Canada, and later the US
phony war
the phase in early WWII marked by few military operations in…
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History 7B - Unit 2 Lesson 6 Key Terms
Battle of El-Alamein
Battle of Stalingrad
D-Day
Dwight D. Eisenhower
battle where the Allied Victory lead to the retreat of the Af…
most significant victory for the Soviet army during World War…
also known as "Designated Day"; June 6, 1944 when American, B…
Supreme Commander of the Allied forces in Western Europe and…
Battle of El-Alamein
battle where the Allied Victory lead to the retreat of the Af…
Battle of Stalingrad
most significant victory for the Soviet army during World War…
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history wwII
What produced over 40% of the Nations…
how many american men were in the mili…
What was the U.S known as by the sprin…
Who was the head of war Production (in…
victory gardens
16 Million
warfare state
Donald Nelson
What produced over 40% of the Nations…
victory gardens
how many american men were in the mili…
16 Million
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SS WWII 4th & 5th Years
Faith in WWII
Americans in North Africa
The Japanese Empire in 1942
War in Pacific
Pics of people praying; men on navy ship praying
Nov 8, 1942 - Americans land here; led by Eisenhower
New Guinea, Dutch East Indies, Malaya, French Indo-China, Sia…
Allied forces regain some territory from Japan - trying to pr…
Faith in WWII
Pics of people praying; men on navy ship praying
Americans in North Africa
Nov 8, 1942 - Americans land here; led by Eisenhower
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The Normandy Landings/D-Day
June 6th 1944
12:00am - 3:00 am
3:10 am
5:20 am
the first day of the invasion of Normandy, a coordinated atta…
The first airborne troops landed in Normandy, Navy hands man…
german radar detects Allied invasion fleet. Admiral Krancke o…
Sunrise. First bombs are dropped on German targets. German sh…
June 6th 1944
the first day of the invasion of Normandy, a coordinated atta…
12:00am - 3:00 am
The first airborne troops landed in Normandy, Navy hands man…
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Canadian History, Achievements & Challenges (1919-1982)
Great Depression
R.B. Bennett
W. L. Mackenzie King
Social Credit
a severe, world wide economic crisis which lasted from the en…
prime minister of Canada, 7 August 1930 to 23 October 1935.
politician, prime minister of Canada 1921-26, 1926-30 and 193…
Political Party which advocated the distribution of money, or…
Great Depression
a severe, world wide economic crisis which lasted from the en…
R.B. Bennett
prime minister of Canada, 7 August 1930 to 23 October 1935.
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World War II - Segraves
Pearl Harbor
Battle of Britain
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
On December 7, 1941 Japan attacked a military base in Hawaii…
Fought mainly in the skies; radar helped Britain be victorious
Germany, Italy, Japan
United States, Britain, France, Soviet Union
Pearl Harbor
On December 7, 1941 Japan attacked a military base in Hawaii…
Battle of Britain
Fought mainly in the skies; radar helped Britain be victorious
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Social Studies ch.27-Lesson4
German army advanced on three major so…
Battle of stalingrad, Battle of midway…
Battle of Stalin Grad
Battle of Midway
In early 1942...
Turning points for the Allies in World War II
Germans try to take Stalingrad, Russian troops and freezing w…
Us navy sinks four japanese aircraft carriers and destroys hu…
German army advanced on three major so…
In early 1942...
Battle of stalingrad, Battle of midway…
Turning points for the Allies in World War II
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Chapter 32 vocab
Nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
ten year agreement that there will not be a war between Russi…
German military strategy of lightning war; overwhelm the oppo…
A French general who set up government-in-exile in London; he…
British prime minister who declared that his nation will neve…
Nonaggression pact
ten year agreement that there will not be a war between Russi…
blitzkrieg
German military strategy of lightning war; overwhelm the oppo…
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US History chapter 24
wolf pack
Rommel
Operation Torch
Dwight D. Eisenhower
a submarine tactic in which submarines hunt as a group and at…
Who was a famous German tank commander called "the Desert Fox?"
Allied invasion of North Africa
He led the Allied invasion of North Africa, the D-Day invasio…
wolf pack
a submarine tactic in which submarines hunt as a group and at…
Rommel
Who was a famous German tank commander called "the Desert Fox?"
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