The Nazi occupation of Poland was horrific. Twenty percent of the Polish people died in forced labour, of hunger, or from fighting. Resistance was impossible. Even the feeblest opposition brought devastating, over-whelming reprisals.
Germany under Hitler, Japan under Hirohito and Italy under Mussolini formed the Axis Powers. The allied leaders as follows Britain under Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin for Russia and Franklin D Roosevelt for USA
“...We shall not flag or fail. We shall go on to the end...We shall fight in the seas and oceans...We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing- grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender...” — Winston Churchill
“We have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.” — Winston Churchill
“Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” — Winston Churchill
Balkans Russia US isolation
Soviet North Africa Italy Normandy Battle of the Bulge
Surrender Stalin, Churchill, Roosevelt The Marshall Plan
China Blockade Pearl Harbor Southeast Asia
Midway Southeast Asia Island hopping Japanese main islands
After WW 1 in 1918 Germany had to give up land and was banned from having armed forces Germany had to pay £6,600 million for the damage caused by World War 1 Land was taken away from Germany and given to other countries. Union with Austria was forbidden.
Hitler sustained two injuries world war 2.One was when a grenade exploded.The other was when a gas attack made him temporarily blind!!
Vehicle’s were very slow because the engines were weak Tanks were mainly used for attacking and to protect the people inside them
The war ended with the unconditional surrender of the Axis powers This was a shameful day for axis powers After the war Hitler decided to go into hiding he was then founded in a underground bunker!!!