A-Z of World War II

Can you name the A-Z of World War II

German unit under Rommel
Largest battle the US would fight
First naval battle where both sides fought only with aircraft
Place where the British escaped France
Most decorated ship of the war
Soviet Union invaded this country in 1940
Leader of German propoganda
Emperor of Japan
Island know for a flag raising
Name of a German bomber used in the Battle of Britain
Largest tank battle of the war
Bill passed by Congress allowing vital aid to the allies
Major turning point for the US in the Pacific
Site of Japanese war crimes and the killing of hundreds of thousands of civilians
Allied plan to end the war by Christmas 1944. Ultimately failed and included heavy fighting in the city of Arnhem
Invasion of this country triggered Britain and France entering war
A Merchant ship used by the allies with concealed weapons used to lure in U boats
The bridge at this city was vital in the US crossing of the Rhine.
One of the 5 beaches of the Normandy landing which the British attacked
The Japanese boasted that it would take 1 million men 100 years to take this island. Only 17 of the almost 4000 Japanese survived the battle
German submarine
This day marked the end of the war on both fronts
This 1944 resistance movement in Poland ultimately failed resulting in over 150,000 civilians killed and the city mostly destroyed
Name given to what would have been the first day of the Invasion of Japan
This conference was the second meeting of the Allied 'Big Three'
Most decorated general officer in Soviet and Russian history
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