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  • 1. FDR AND WWII
    • 32 nd President
    • Democrat
    • 1933-1945
    • “ A date that will live in infamy”
  • 2. Germany-1933
    • Hitler elected chancellor
    • Mein Kampf
  • 3. “Fuehrer of the 3 rd Reich”
    • 1934
  • 4. 1934-1937
    • Jewish Ghettos
    • Aryan Race
    • Hitler ignores Treaty of Versailles
      • No more payments
      • Build up Army
  • 5. 1938
    • Hitler attacks Austria and Czechoslovakia
    • There were Germans living under foreign rule!
  • 6. Munich Pact-1938
    • Hitler agrees with England and France- no more war
    • Appeasement policy!!!
  • 7. Meanwhile…
    • AXIS POWERS- Tokyo, Berlin, Rome
  • 8. Spanish Civil War
    • Franco wins
  • 9. Non-Aggression Pact
  • 10. September 1,1939-BLITZKREIG!
    • Hitler attacks Poland
    • England and France declare war
  • 11. 1940
    • April-Denmark, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg
    • June-France (Paris is abandoned)
    • July-The Battle of Britain begins!
  • 12. Frightening!
  • 13. FDR response
    • Cash-Carry
    • Lend-Lease
    • The country needs me!!!
  • 14. 1940 election- FDR vs. Wilkie
    • Washington wouldn’t, Grant couldn’t, FDR shouldn’t!
    • Better a third term than a third rate!
    • Don’t change horses in midstream
  • 15. Results
  • 16. Quietly prepare-learn from Wilson
    • Build up 2 ocean navy
    • Draft
    • Secret operations
  • 17. Radio is a "limited national resource"
    • Shuts up Coughlin!
  • 18. Hitler attacks Russia! Sept, 1941
    • Why???
  • 19. Meanwhile…Japan has been cut off of oil.
    • Choice A- pull out of China
    • Choice B-attack middle east
    • Choice C-attack U.S. first
  • 20. December 7 th , 1941
  • 21.
    • 19 ships
    • 188 planes
    • 2,400 Americans
    • 0 aircraft carriers
  • 22. Where to go first?
    • Why Europe?
      • Eisenhower
    • Defensive fighting in Pacific
      • MacArthur
  • 23. 1942- Success and Concern
    • North Africa-Patton vs. Rommel
    • Philippines- “I shall return!”
  • 24. 1943-Italy-Mussolini
  • 25. Now where- France or Russia?
    • Why?
    • What about Battle of Stalingrad?
  • 26. D-Day-June 6 th , 1944
  • 27. Largest land, air, and sea invasion in history!
    • Operation Overlord
  • 28. Island hopping in the Pacific
    • Midway, Guadal Canal, Philippines, Iwo Jima
  • 29. Election time again- FDR vs. Dewey
  • 30. 1945
    • January- Battle of the Bulge
    • Now, the race is on!
  • 31. April 12, 1945- oh, no!
    • Lucy Mercer
    • Harry Truman
  • 32. April 30 th , 1945
    • Eva Braun
  • 33. May 8 th -V-E day
  • 34. Focus on Pacific
    • Tokyo fire bombings
    • July 16, 1945-the test
  • 35. August 6 th , 1945
    • Hiroshima
      • 100,000 instantly
      • 100,000 radiation
  • 36. August 9 th , 1945
    • Nagasaki
      • 60,000 instantly
      • 100,00 radiation
  • 37. August 14 th -V-J Day
  • 38. Was it the right thing to do???
  • 39. Other issues…
    • Rosie Riveter
  • 40. Four Freedoms Speech freedom of speech freedom of worship freedom from want freedom from fear
  • 41. Korematsu vs. the U.S.
  • 42. The Holocaust
  • 43. When did FDR know?
    • Voyage of the Damned
    • SS St. Louis-1939
    620 passengers returned to Europe (England & France 260 perish from the Holocaust
  • 44. Operation Paper Clip & Manhattan Project
  • 45. Operation Unthinkable
  • 46. Propaganda
    • Cartoons at War
    • Daffy Duck