Presentation on theme: "National Socialist German Worker’s Party:"— Presentation transcript:
1 National 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.
2 Totalitarian StateAlso called a . .POLICE STATEGovernment that has TOTAL control over all aspects of life in a country. Examples are NAZI Germany & the Soviet Union
3 Battle 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
4 Including 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
5 Lebensraum “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
6 Lend-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.
7 Tuskegee AirmenAfrican-American pilots who helped end army segregation by proving Af-Am. were as capable as white pilots in WWII fighting.
8 Erwin 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
9 Code 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 .
10 Only 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.
11 Manhattan 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
12 Rosie the RiveterAmerican propaganda Character that showed that women were strong enough to work in factories at home to help the war effort.
13 Battle 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
14 BIG 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
15 Japanese 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.