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In 1943, German and __________ forces are defeated in North Africa
On August 19th ____________, Canada took part on a raid on the French coastal port of DIeppe
Who was the head of the SS?
On August ____, 1945, V-J day was celebrated as Japan surrendered and WW2 drew to a close
American general in the Pacific
The idea of not fighting against anybody
The idea of enlisting men of a certain age automatically into an army
In ________, the German army surrendered to the Red Army (USSR) in Stalingrad
What was the German air force called?
Conscripted men who stayed for home defence only were called __________
On August 6th and 9th, atomic bombs were dropped on __________ in Japan (must be in order) (include the word 'and')
Leader of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
German general in North Africa, also known as the Dessert Fox
A holding place for 'enemy aliens' such as Ukranians, Japanese Canadians and Germans
Hitler's Steps to War #8: Germany - ________ Non-Aggression Pact (Molotov Ribbentrop) 1939
What was the shortened name of the primary German tank used in WW2?
The _______ _______ were a series of rules passed in 1935 that openly encouraged the discrimination of Jews
Who was the German head of propaganda?
Canada had _______ servicewomen, many who were posted overseas
Hitler's Steps to War #1: Germany elects ___________ to power in 1933
Hitler's Steps to War #3: Open German _________ in 1933
What was created in 1945, at the end of the war?
On ____________ 1941, Japan attacks Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
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Prime Minister of Canada during World War 2
The quiet period between the end of the invasion of Poland in 1939 and the German Blitzkrieg against France in 1940
Who was the head of the German air force?
Leader of the United States during World War 2
The methodical killing of Jews by Germany
In 1940, an air war ensues over the fields and cities of England called ____________
The translation of Blitzkrieg into English
What catastrophic worldwide economic period led to Hitler's election in 1933?
The general in command of the D-Day Invasions
Hitler's Steps to War #6: Germany occupies _________ in 1938
A machine that detects approaching metal objects
On May 8th, 1945, Germany surrendered and _______ was celebrated
On December 8th, 1941, the USA declared war on _____________.
Norway, Denmark, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg, and some parts of France fall in which year?
The year that Canada introduced limited conscription
Hitler's Steps to War #2: Germany leaves the __________ in 1933
Hitler's Steps to War #9: Germany invades __________ on September 1st, 1939. World War 2 begins
What happened on June 6th 1944?
Benito Mussolini was killed on ____ 17th, 1945
Over one million ______ worked in Canadian industry by 1943
The policy of giving in to another's demands
Prime Minister of Britain during 1939
Prime Minister of Britain during 1940-1945
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Hitler's Steps to War #7: _________ occupies Czechoslovakia in 1939
Hitler's Steps to War #5: Germany occupies Austria in _________
What was the battle over shipping to Europe from the America's called?
On June 22nd, ______, Germany attacked the USSR
September 10th 1939: _______ declares war on Germany
Who was Hitler's deputy and the head of the party chancellery?
Hatred of Jewish people
What was the government in Germany called before Hitler came to power?
In 1940, 300,000 Allied troops were rescued by ships and small craft from the French port of __________
What book did Hitler publish in 1925?
What was the name of the plane that dropped the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
The idea of the control of certain types of goods
Adolf Hitler killed himself on April 30th, _______
The _______ _______ were a series of tribunals to punish German war criminals on the world stage
Hitler's Steps to War #4: Germany occupies the ________ in 1936
September 3rd 1939: Britain and _______ declare war on Germany
A period of indirect conflict and proxy wars without any direct action by either party, 'fought' between the United States and the USSR
Leader of Italy during World War 2
Chancellor Of Germany during World War 2, also known as F├╝hrer (leader)
Who was the German minister of armaments?
British general in North Africa and later Europe
American President who ordered the dropping of the atomic bombs in 1945, the same year he took office

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