Presentation on theme: "National Socialist German Worker’s Party:"— Presentation transcript:
1National Socialist German Worker’s Party: Militarism &NationalismNAZINational Socialist German Worker’s Party:Fascist political party led by Adolf Hitler that took over Germany in the 1930’s.
2Totalitarian StateAlso called a . .POLICE STATEGovernment that has TOTAL control over all aspects of life in a country. Examples are NAZI Germany & the Soviet Union
3Battle of BritainGerman Bombing of Britain after the defeat of France. British Pilots and secret new radar helped win the battle.British (RAF- Royal Air Force)Planes that defeated the German Bombers
4Including allowing Germany to take parts of other countries AppeasementPlan by Britain and France to give Hitler (Germany) anything they wanted to keep out of war.Including allowing Germany to take parts of other countriesGermany before appeasement in GrayBritish Prime Minister meeting Hitler to give up the Sudetenland in Czechoslavia for peaceWe'll give you anything
5Lebensraum “LIVING SPACE” Hitler’s excuse for needing more land for Germany. This included the Sudetenland, Austria before the war and Poland after the war started.Germany invadesPoland 1939
6Lend-Lease ActPlan by the U.S. to give war supplies like ships to democratic governments (Britain and France) to fight Germany before the U.S. joined WWII.
7Tuskegee AirmenAfrican-American pilots who helped end army segregation by proving Af-Am. were as capable as white pilots in WWII fighting.
8Erwin Rommel Dessert Fox Famous German General known as the ‘Desert Fox’. Rommel fought the Allies in Africa and Europe and then had to commit suicide for opposing Hitler.Dessert Fox
9Code TalkersNavajo Native Americans used as radio operators in the war against Japan. Japan had no one who could break the Navajo language, making all American radio messages safe .
10Only 14% of Kamikaze Planes KamikazesDid You KNOW??Kamikaze means “ Divine Wind” in JapaneseOnly 14% of Kamikaze PlanesMade it through to hitA shipJapanese Suicide Planes sent to attack U.S. ships and troops as a failed attempt to keep the U.S. from invading Japan.
11Manhattan Project SECRET!!! Secret project during WWII to build a NUCLEAR BOMB. Working in secret cities, scientist created 3 bombs by the end of WWII. Two were dropped on Japan.SECRET!!!Lead scientist Dr. Robert Oppenheimer
12Rosie the RiveterAmerican propaganda Character that showed that women were strong enough to work in factories at home to help the war effort.
13Battle Stats:6,875 U.S. Killed22,000 Jap. KilledIwo JimaBloody American victory, part of Island Hopping, to defeat Japan. Famous Flag Raising picture from Iwo Jima helped Americans continue to fight.2 Current Moviesabout Iwo Jima7.5sq Miles36 days of fighting
14BIG 3 & Yalta Conference The Big Three: Stalin: More LandFor Communism!!Churchill:I want to save British Power & ColoniesRoosevelt: Can’t we all just get alongThe Big Three:Roosevelt -US, Churchill-Britain,Stalin-Soviet UnionYalta was a meeting of the Big 3 to decide how to govern Europe after Germany & Japan were defeated
15Japanese Internment Camps Remote camps where Japanese-Americans were forced to go leaving businesses, homes and property. Racist thoughts believed Japanese-Am. would help the Japanese during the war.