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Victory in the Pacific

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The succession of early Japanese successes in the Pacific; island hopping and the Allies able to push back; kamikaze and the Atomic bomb.

The succession of early Japanese successes in the Pacific; island hopping and the Allies able to push back; kamikaze and the Atomic bomb.

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    • 1. The War in the Pacific 1942-1945
    • 2. ObjectivesCompare goals and methods of warfare in theEuropean and Pacific theaters.Identify major participants and elements of thewar.
    • 3. VocabularyGreater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Vision of a self-sufficient bloc of East Asian countries free of Westerninfluence, led by JapanBataan Death March - forced march by Japanese of Alliedprisoners on the Bataan peninsula; highlighted by crueltreatmentisland hopping - strategy of hitting strategic targets in Pacifickamikaze - suicide bombing by Japanese pilots into NavyshipsManhattan Project - US project to create Atomic weapons
    • 4. Japan’s East Asia
    • 5. Japan’s East AsiaGreater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Vision of aself-sufficient bloc of East Asian countries free ofWestern influence, led by Japan
    • 6. Japan’s East AsiaGreater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Vision of aself-sufficient bloc of East Asian countries free ofWestern influence, led by Japan Meant to win the hearts and minds of other Asian nations rather than resist
    • 7. Japan’s East AsiaGreater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Vision of aself-sufficient bloc of East Asian countries free ofWestern influence, led by Japan Meant to win the hearts and minds of other Asian nations rather than resist Not successful
    • 8. Japan’s East AsiaGreater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Vision of aself-sufficient bloc of East Asian countries free ofWestern influence, led by Japan Meant to win the hearts and minds of other Asian nations rather than resist Not successful
    • 9. Goals of the Axis Powers
    • 10. Goals of the Axis PowersEurope: lebensraum, following fascist doctrineof unity to strength, systematic elimination ofundesirable elements
    • 11. Goals of the Axis PowersEurope: lebensraum, following fascist doctrineof unity to strength, systematic elimination ofundesirable elementsAsia: lead other nations to self-sufficiency,dominate and be feared, provide resources tonation not present
    • 12. Japanese Expansion After Pearl Harbor
    • 13. Japanese Expansion After Pearl HarborJapanese superior naval air power gets swift results inPacific ➙ Guam, Wake Islands, Philippines
    • 14. Japanese Expansion After Pearl HarborJapanese superior naval air power gets swift results inPacific ➙ Guam, Wake Islands, PhilippinesAlso expand territory from China ➙ Hong Kong,Thailand, Malaysia, Burma (cut off supplies forsupport of China), Indonesia
    • 15. Japanese Expansion After Pearl HarborJapanese superior naval air power gets swift results inPacific ➙ Guam, Wake Islands, PhilippinesAlso expand territory from China ➙ Hong Kong,Thailand, Malaysia, Burma (cut off supplies forsupport of China), IndonesiaMany examples of harsh treatment by the Japanese ➙counter image of noble liberators
    • 16. Japanese Expansion After Pearl HarborJapanese superior naval air power gets swift results inPacific ➙ Guam, Wake Islands, PhilippinesAlso expand territory from China ➙ Hong Kong,Thailand, Malaysia, Burma (cut off supplies forsupport of China), IndonesiaMany examples of harsh treatment by the Japanese ➙counter image of noble liberatorsExample: Bataan Death March
    • 17. Allies Respond
    • 18. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand Marine
    • 19. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand MarineFirst arm of attack was naval response
    • 20. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand MarineFirst arm of attack was naval response‣ Battle of Coral Sea (5/1942); Japan tactical victory/Allied strategic victory
    • 21. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand MarineFirst arm of attack was naval response‣ Battle of Coral Sea (5/1942); Japan tactical victory/Allied strategic victory‣ Battle of Midway (6/1942); Yamamoto mistake
    • 22. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand MarineFirst arm of attack was naval response‣ Battle of Coral Sea (5/1942); Japan tactical victory/Allied strategic victory‣ Battle of Midway (6/1942); Yamamoto mistakeContinue pressure through the centerof the Pacific on target with Japan
    • 23. Allies RespondUS and Australia made up main forceof military attack in the Pacific; Navyand MarineFirst arm of attack was naval response‣ Battle of Coral Sea (5/1942); Japan tactical victory/Allied strategic victory‣ Battle of Midway (6/1942); Yamamoto mistakeContinue pressure through the centerof the Pacific on target with Japan
    • 24. Island Hopping
    • 25. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites
    • 26. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites Disrupt supply lines; set up bases
    • 27. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites Disrupt supply lines; set up bases Combined efforts of Adm. Chester Nimitz and Gen. Douglas MacArthur
    • 28. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites Disrupt supply lines; set up bases Combined efforts of Adm. Chester Nimitz and Gen. Douglas MacArthur Started from New Zealand and Australia; northward through Pacific to Japan
    • 29. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites Disrupt supply lines; set up bases Combined efforts of Adm. Chester Nimitz and Gen. Douglas MacArthur Started from New Zealand and Australia; northward through Pacific to Japan Battle of Guadalcanal (9/1942 - 2/1943)
    • 30. Island Hopping Second tactic involved targeting specific strategic sites Disrupt supply lines; set up bases Combined efforts of Adm. Chester Nimitz and Gen. Douglas MacArthur Started from New Zealand and Australia; northward through Pacific to Japan Battle of Guadalcanal (9/1942 - 2/1943)
    • 31. Allied SuccessJapanese Desperation
    • 32. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944
    • 33. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944 Forces meet in the Philippines
    • 34. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944 Forces meet in the PhilippinesJapanese resistance on islands ➙ to the last man
    • 35. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944 Forces meet in the PhilippinesJapanese resistance on islands ➙ to the last manDesperation in Philippines leadsto new tactic - kamikaze
    • 36. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944 Forces meet in the PhilippinesJapanese resistance on islands ➙ to the last manDesperation in Philippines leadsto new tactic - kamikazeAllied forces push through toIwo Jima and Okinawa by June1945
    • 37. Allied Success Japanese DesperationSteady push by Allied forces heading West by Navy andisland hoping north 1943-1944 Forces meet in the PhilippinesJapanese resistance on islands ➙ to the last manDesperation in Philippines leadsto new tactic - kamikazeAllied forces push through toIwo Jima and Okinawa by June1945
    • 38. Ensign Kiyoshi Ogawa, May 11, 1945
    • 39. Ensign Kiyoshi Ogawa, May 11, 1945 USS Bunker Hill, after being hit by kamikaze attack by Ensign Kiyoshi Ogawa, May 11, 1945
    • 40. Ensign Kiyoshi Ogawa, May 11, 1945 USS Bunker Hill, after being hit by kamikaze attack by Ensign Kiyoshi Ogawa, May 11, 1945
    • 41. The Manhattan Project
    • 42. The Manhattan ProjectAllied losses in Pacific were not as many as in Europeantheater; yet to land on Japan
    • 43. The Manhattan ProjectAllied losses in Pacific were not as many as in Europeantheater; yet to land on JapanUS working on secret project to harness atomic energy;Manhattan Project
    • 44. The Manhattan ProjectAllied losses in Pacific were not as many as in Europeantheater; yet to land on JapanUS working on secret project to harness atomic energy;Manhattan Project Under Gen. Leslie R. Groves and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer; Total costs: $1.8 billion
    • 45. The Manhattan ProjectAllied losses in Pacific were not as many as in Europeantheater; yet to land on JapanUS working on secret project to harness atomic energy;Manhattan Project Under Gen. Leslie R. Groves and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer; Total costs: $1.8 billion Roosevelt dies in April, 1945 ➙ Harry S. Truman
    • 46. The Manhattan ProjectAllied losses in Pacific were not as many as in Europeantheater; yet to land on JapanUS working on secret project to harness atomic energy;Manhattan Project Under Gen. Leslie R. Groves and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer; Total costs: $1.8 billion Roosevelt dies in April, 1945 ➙ Harry S. TrumanIt is decided to use Atomic Bombs over Hiroshima andNagasaki, August 6 & 8, 1945
    • 47. Bombing
    • 48. BombingBattle of Britain (Germany over England)
    • 49. BombingBattle of Britain (Germany over England)D-Day preparation
    • 50. BombingBattle of Britain (Germany over England)D-Day preparationDresden
    • 51. BombingBattle of Britain (Germany over England)D-Day preparationDresdenTokyo
    • 52. BombingBattle of Britain (Germany over England)D-Day preparationDresdenTokyoHiroshima & Nagasaki
    • 53. End of the War
    • 54. End of the WarJapan unconditionallysurrenders August 9, 1945;Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day)
    • 55. End of the WarJapan unconditionallysurrenders August 9, 1945;Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day)Hitler ➙ suicide; Mussolini ➙shot & hung (by own people)
    • 56. End of the WarJapan unconditionallysurrenders August 9, 1945;Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day)Hitler ➙ suicide; Mussolini ➙shot & hung (by own people)Hirohito ➙ left in power
    • 57. End of the WarJapan unconditionallysurrenders August 9, 1945;Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day)Hitler ➙ suicide; Mussolini ➙shot & hung (by own people)Hirohito ➙ left in powerSeries of war crimes trials inNuremberg, Germany andTokyo, Japan
    • 58. End of the WarJapan unconditionallysurrenders August 9, 1945;Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day)Hitler ➙ suicide; Mussolini ➙shot & hung (by own people)Hirohito ➙ left in powerSeries of war crimes trials inNuremberg, Germany andTokyo, Japan

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