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Chapter 17. At Home and Abroad During the War. America Joins the War. Volunteers Training Women WAAC Minorities Many fight w/distinction. Production. What happens to Industry? What does this mean? “Rosy the Riveter” Minorities

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Chapter 17

Chapter 17

At Home and Abroad

During the War


America joins the war

America Joins the War

  • Volunteers

    • Training

  • Women

    • WAAC

  • Minorities

    • Many fight w/distinction


Production

Production

  • What happens to Industry?

    • What does this mean?

  • “Rosy the Riveter”

  • Minorities

    • Discrimination is so bad that something needs to be done

    • FDR will diffuse this

  • Science


Government control

Government Control

  • OPA

    • Why is it needed

    • P. 567

  • WPB

    • Rationing

  • What is the people’s response to all of this?


The us and gb

The US and GB

  • Churchill and FDR

    • Their Decision?

  • The Battle for the Atlantic

    • Wolf Pack vs. Convoy

      • Radar

      • Sonar


In the east

In the East

  • Germany had been in the SU for a long time

  • Fighting had been very brutal

    • Stalingrad

    • Oil

  • Stalin not willing to give up

    • Result?


North africa

North Africa

  • Allies are thinking

  • What is the problem?

  • What is the result?

    • Eisenhower

    • Rommel

    • Montgomery

  • On to Italy

    • Tuskegee Airmen


Liberation of europe

Liberation of Europe

  • D-Day

    • Bradley and Patton

  • Battle of the Bulge

    • Unconditional Surrender *

  • Death Camps

  • FDR Dies

    • Truman

    • The “Bomb”


The pacific

The Pacific

  • Fighting is a disaster early on (1942)

    • Philippines

    • Bataan

  • Coral Sea

  • Midway

    • Chester Nimitz

      • Island-hopping

  • The Navajo


Japanese defense

Japanese Defense

  • Guadalcanal

  • Leyte Gulf

    • Kamikaze

  • Iwo Jima

  • Okinawa

  • Manhattan Project

    • Oppenheimer

  • Hiroshima/ Nagasaki


Back to normal

Back to “Normal”

  • Dealing with the aftermath

  • Yalta Conference

    • Problems

    • Results

  • Nuremberg Trials

  • Tokyo Trials

  • Occupation of Japan

    • MacArthur (7 yrs)


In the us during war

In the US during War

  • We will really see how good things are after the war

  • Opportunities for everyone

  • Population Shifts

  • Social Issues

    • GI Bill of Rights

  • Discrimination

    • Black, Asian, Hispanic


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