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Ch. 17.3.4


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Ch. 17.3.4

  1. 1. Japan’s Conquests in 1942
  2. 2. December 7, 1941-Philippines
  3. 3. Bataan Death March
  4. 4. Navajo Code Talkers Dictionary
  5. 5. Doolittle’s Raid
  6. 6. Battle of Coral Sea
  7. 7. Chester Nimitz
  8. 8. Battle of Midway
  9. 9. Guadalcanal
  10. 10. Battle of Leyte Gulf
  11. 11. MacArthur’s Return to the Philippines
  12. 12. Iwo Jima
  13. 13. 6,821 US Deaths at Iwo Jima
  14. 14. Raising Flag on Mt. Suribachi
  15. 15. General Leslie Groves
  16. 16. J Robert Oppenheimer
  17. 17. Oppenheimer and Groves
  18. 18. Alamogordo, New Mexico
  19. 19. Trinity
  20. 20. Enola Gay
  21. 21. Paul Tibbits
  22. 22. Hiroshima Bombing • “Little Boy”
  23. 23. Before
  24. 24. After
  25. 25. The Atomic Shadow
  26. 26. Radiation Sickness
  27. 27. Nagasaki Bombing • “Fat Man” • Bockscar
  28. 28. Before
  29. 29. After
  30. 30. The Compromises that Ended the War• Democracy vs Communism• Start of the Cold War
  31. 31. Yalta Conference• February, 1945
  32. 32. 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
  33. 33. Potsdam Conference-July, 1945
  34. 34. Indochina• temporarily divide Vietnam at the 17th parallel• Japan would surrender to Great Britain in the south and China in the north
  35. 35. Germany• Goals of the occupation of Germany: demilitarization, denazification, democratization• 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
  36. 36. • 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
  37. 37. • 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"
  38. 38. Nuremberg Trials
  39. 39. GI Bill of RightsTo help the members of the Armed Forces adjust to civilian life after separation from serviceTo give those who cannot afford a higher education the chance to get one To restore lost educational opportunities and vocational readjustmentto service members who lost these opportunities as the result of their active military duty To aid in the retention of personnel in the Armed ForcesTo enhance our Nations competitiveness through the development of a more highly educated and productive work force
  40. 40. Japanese Internment Camps