Presentation on theme: "The Home Front During WWII Sacrifice, Preparedness, Rationing Propaganda Women in Workforce Japanese Internment Camps."— Presentation transcript:
The Home Front During WWII Sacrifice, Preparedness, Rationing Propaganda Women in Workforce Japanese Internment Camps
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Preparedness Expect attacks on US coasts Rationing Sacrifice – Lives, Goods, Time
“Loose Lips Sink Ships”
Rationing + Voluntary Conservation
Women in the Workforce Factory / Office Jobs Military roles – WAVES / WACS Entertainment, Sports Post – War leads to more women working outside the home
Japanese Internment Camps Japanese Americans in HI, CA, AZ, NV, OR, WA rounded up, put in camps Fear of Spying American citizens lose businesses homes etc. American Concentration Camps Why done to Japanese Americans and not German, Italian Americans?