Children of WWII

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  1. How did people defend their lives and buildings during the bombings by the Germans?
    • -Taped windows
    • -Gas masks
    • -Blackout curtains
    • -ARP wardens
  2. What is an Anderson Shelter?
    personal shelter built in backyard
  3. What was a Morrison Shelter?
    indoor shelters
  4. What was the Evacuation?
    When thousands of children were sent to live with families in the country because the Germans only targeted large cities
  5. How did the war separate families?
    • -Men had to leave home to fight in the military
    • -Women had to work in the factories
    • -Boys as young as 16 could enlist in the army
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Children of WWII
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2011-01-31 01:49:55
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