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Midway & Coral Sea
This nation invaded Manchuria in 1931.
The Chinese capital where mass raping, widespreadlooting, murders, and arson occurred at the hands of Japan.
The name Japan gave to the organizationit set up to “protect” Asian nations against
Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere
The name of the US Gunboat sunk200 miles up the Yangtze River. Japanclaimed it was an “accident.”
The USS Panay
This German man helped to set up theInternational Safety Zone.
Japan hoped to cut off this resourcefrom reaching the US Fleet resultingin the Battle of Coral Sea.
This happened for the first timein naval warfare at the Battle of Coral Sea.
No ships saw each other.
Japan planned a diversionary attack herein an attempt to draw out the American fleet.
The Aleutian Islands
Only US carrier sunk at Midway.
Number of Japanese carriers lost at Midway.
This act allowed the U.S. to send suppliesto China.
The Lend-Lease Act.
The Chinese were supplied over this route thatwas known as China’s “back door.”
The Burma Road
Plan for attacking only the islandsin the Pacific that could support airfields.
Only a few hundred Japanese soldierssurrendered at this battle.
________ troops pushed into Burma and Malaya in 1944, recapturing the Burma Road.
American commander who fled to Australiafollowing the Japanese invasion of thePhilippines.
Japanese commander at Midway; hegrew up in the US and planned theattacks on Pearl Harbor.
American who came up with the
idea of “island-hopping.”
Admiral Chester Nimitz
______ ran Unit 731.
Man referred to as the “father of thekamikaze” during World War II.
Japanese word for the “divine wind.”
3 of these kinds of ships werenot at port when the Japaneseattacked Pearl Harbor.
The Japanese gave hungry Chinese children candy laced with this.
The code-name of the project to develop the atomic bomb.
In order to invade the Japanese mainland,
the U.S. needed to take control of this island south of Japan.
The OFFICIAL end of World War II occurredhere.
The USS Missouri