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What was Auschwitz?
During the war, what was the name given to the PARTNERSHIP of Germany, Italy, and Japan
What is the word that refers to Hitler's plan to create more living space for Germans in the East?
Dictator of Russia
When was the Liberation of the Netherlands?
What is the word that is used for a technique where soldiers blast through walls, throw grenades through the gaps and then use more grenades to move down the stairs?
Japanese commander of the attack on Pearl Harbour
What type of party were the Nazis?
What was the policy in the 1930s that aimed to avoid war with the dictatorships of Germany
The date of D-Day (the Normandy Landings)
Which beach did the Canadians take as part of the D-Day, Normandy landings?
Which country did the Canadians liberate in 1945?
The place the Japanese attacked, that resulted in the Americans entering WWII.
Dictator of Germany
Which Italian town did the Canadians capture in 1943?
What were the anti-Semitic laws enacted in 1935?
Which battle involved British civilian ships rescuing soldiers from France?
The spy whose code name was 'Intrepid'
A battle where nearly 60% of the allied forces were either killed, wounded, or captured.
What was the name of the agreement that permitted the Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudentenland..
What type of military ship was used to escort unarmed ships?
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During the war, what was the name given to the countries who OPPOSED, Germany, Italy and Japan?
What is the German word that means 'Lightening War'?
Which Italian city did the Canadians capture partly by using the 'mouse holing' tactic?
What was the name of the policy designed to avoid war with Germany?
What is the name given to a group of unarmed ships accompanied by a battleship?
Another name for the Normandy landings?
What was the name of the air battle in 1940?
What is the word that refers to a rapid breakthrough enemy lines.
In 1941, where were the Canadians defeated by the Japanese?
Which group of Canadians was interned during WWII?
Who was the Canadian Prime Minister during WWII?
When did Canada declare war?
What is the name of a Russian prison camp
The term used to describe the genocide of 6 million Jews during WWII
When was the Battle of Dieppe?
Which country did the Sudetenland belong to before it was given to Nazi Germany in the Munich Agreement?
Japanese cities where the Americans dropped atomic bombs
Canadian scientist and broadcaster who was in a Japanese internment camp
What is the name of the book Hitler wrote outlining his beliefs?
What was the largest single revolt by the Jews during the Holocaust?
Type of bomb was dropped on Japan after Pearl Harbour
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Which country did Hitler invade, that started WWII?
What was the name of the disastrous Canadian raid on the French coast, that happened in 1942?
Prime minister of Japan during WWII
What happened in Canada as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbour?
Which agreement gave the Sudetenland to Germany?
In which city were many Canadians taken prisoner of war by the Japanese?
Which was one of the most deadly death camps?
Which German operation was almost successful in capturing Moscow, until the winter caused difficulties for his troops?`
What did the allies use to detect the German submarines?
What is the name of the area along the German border with France, that Hitler wanted to re-militarize?
Nazi Germany's plan to kill all the Jews of Europe.
The place where the allied forces attacked a German occupied French port. The attack began at 5 am, and a retreat was called at 9 am.
What was the name of a campaign that began on the first day of the European war and lasted for six years, involved thousands of ships and stretched over hundreds of miles of the va
The name given to women who married soldiers from other countries during WWI and WWII
Dictator of Italy
The single largest aviation training program in history
The unofficial name of a Second World War paramilitary and commando training installation.
Which country did Italy invade just before WWII?
Which Chinese province did Japan attack in 1932?

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