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Wwii japan

  1. 1. Japan in WWII-Post Pearl Harbor
  2. 2. FDR’s War Message • Pearl Harbor was not the only area Japan attacked on December 7 • “Yesterday the Japanese Government also launched an attack against Malaya.” • “Last night Japanese forces attacked Hong Kong.” • “Last night Japanese forces attacked Guam.” • “Last night Japanese forces attacked the Philippine Islands.” • “Last night the Japanese attacked Wake Island.” • “This morning the Japanese attacked Midway Island.”
  3. 3. December 7, 1941-Philippines
  4. 4. Japan’s Conquests in 1942
  5. 5. Bataan Death March
  6. 6. Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary
  7. 7. Doolittle’s Raid-April, 1942
  8. 8. Battle of Coral Sea
  9. 9. Chester Nimitz
  10. 10. Battle of Midway-June 1942
  11. 11. Guadalcanal-August,1942-February, 1943
  12. 12. Battle of Leyte Gulf-Philippines
  13. 13. MacArthur’s Return to the Philippines
  14. 14. Iwo Jima-February-March, 1945
  15. 15. 6,821 US Deaths at Iwo Jima
  16. 16. Raising Flag on Mt. Suribachi
  17. 17. Battle of Okinawa-April-June, 1945
  18. 18. The Manhattan Project • 1939-1945
  19. 19. General Leslie Groves
  20. 20. J Robert Oppenheimer
  21. 21. Oppenheimer and Groves
  22. 22. Trinity Test-July 16, 1945
  23. 23. Enola Gay
  24. 24. Paul Tibbits
  25. 25. Hiroshima Bombing • “Little Boy”
  26. 26. Before
  27. 27. After
  28. 28. The Atomic Shadow
  29. 29. Radiation Sickness
  30. 30. Nagasaki Bombing • “Fat Man” • Bockscar
  31. 31. Before
  32. 32. After
  33. 33. The Compromises that Ended the War • Democracy vs Communism • Start of the Cold War
  34. 34. Yalta Conference • February, 1945
  35. 35. Yalta Conference Compromise-February, 1945 • Germany would be broken into four occupation zones(US, GB, France, USSR) • Stalin promised free elections in Eastern Europe • Stalin promised to join the war against Japan after war with Germany was over • Have a conference at San Francisco to set up the United Nations
  36. 36. Potsdam Conference-July, 1945
  37. 37. Indochina • temporarily divide Vietnam at the 17th parallel • Japan would surrender to Great Britain in the south and China in the north
  38. 38. Germany • Goals of the occupation of Germany: demilitarization, denazification, democratiz ation • Division of Germany(and Berlin) and Austria into four occupation zones • Prosecution of Nazi war criminals • Reverse all German annexations in Europe, including Sudetenland, Alsace- Lorraine, Austria, and the westernmost parts of Poland
  39. 39. • Reduce Germany in size by approximately 25% compared to its 1937 borders • Removal of the German populations remaining beyond the new eastern borders of Germany • Agreement on war reparations to the Soviet Union
  40. 40. • Destruction/Take control of German industries that made war materials • Poland was recognized as being a communist controlled gov’t • The Potsdam Declaration: This ultimatum stated that if Japan did not surrender, it would face "prompt and utter destruction"
  41. 41. Nuremberg Trials
  42. 42. GI Bill of Rights To help the members of the Armed Forces adjust to civilian life after separation from service To give those who cannot afford a higher education the chance to get one To restore lost educational opportunities and vocational readjustment to service members who lost these opportunities as the result of their active military duty To aid in the retention of personnel in the Armed Forces To enhance our Nation's competitiveness through the development of a more highly educated and productive work force
  43. 43. Japanese Internment Camps

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