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Wc Ch16s2x

  1. 1. Japan Strikes in the Pacific <ul><li>Chapter 16, Section 2 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Japan Seeks a Pacific Empire <ul><li>Already have </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Manchuria </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>China </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>French Indochina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ends US oil supply to Japan </li></ul></ul></ul>
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  4. 4. “ A Date That Will Live in Infamy ” <ul><li>Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto </li></ul><ul><li>December 7 th , 1941 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Attack on Battleship Row </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sunk or destroyed 18 ships (8 battleships) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2,403 dead (half on the U.S.S. Arizona) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1,100 wounded </li></ul></ul>
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  7. 7. Capsized Oklahoma
  8. 8. Destroyer Shaw
  9. 9. Destroyer Shaw
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  13. 13. U.S.S. Arizona
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  15. 15. War With Japan <ul><li>December 8, 1941 FDR declares war on Japan </li></ul>
  16. 16. Tide of Japanese Victories <ul><li>Seize Guam and Wake Island </li></ul><ul><li>Invade Philippines </li></ul><ul><li>Take over British Hong Kong and Malaysia </li></ul>
  17. 17. Bataan Death March <ul><li>65-mile march in Philippines </li></ul><ul><li>5,000 Americans killed </li></ul><ul><li>Survivors were imprisoned at Camp O’Donnell </li></ul><ul><li>Brutality rivals Germans </li></ul>
  18. 18. Bataan Death March
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  23. 23. Allies Strike Back <ul><li>Doolittle bombing of Tokyo shows Japan is vulnerable </li></ul><ul><li>Battle of Coral Sea – fighting by planes from aircraft carriers </li></ul><ul><li>Battle of Midway - large Japanese invasion </li></ul><ul><ul><li>US Broke code – set ambush led by Adm. Nimitz </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Japanese fleet badly damaged, avenged Pearl Harbor </li></ul></ul>
  24. 24. Battle of Midway <ul><li>U.S. Admiral Chester Nimitz </li></ul><ul><li>Revenge for Pearl Harbor </li></ul><ul><li>Turning point in war in the Pacific </li></ul>
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  26. 26. Allies Win the Pacific <ul><li>Japanese occupied hundreds of Pacific islands </li></ul><ul><ul><li>MacArthur used “island hopping” strategy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Battle of Guadalcanal – first island-hop </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Japanese fought to the death, 23,000 out of 36,000 killed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Victory for US </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. Japanese-American Internment <ul><li>FDR orders Japanese-Americans to be interned in camps </li></ul><ul><li>Anyone who was one-sixteenth Japanese could be interned </li></ul>

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