World War II - Part Three: Russia, Japan, Africa, Invasion of Europe

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World War II - Part Three: Russia, Japan, Africa, Invasion of Europe
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Part Three of flashcards for Mr. Koester's WWII test
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  1. This is the greatest, longest siege ever endured by a modern city
    Leningrad
  2. It was here that the German army was defeated by Napoleonic weather
    Moscow
  3. This was the turning point of the war in the east
    Stalingrad
  4. He was the divine emporor of Japan
    Hirohito
  5. He was the prime minister of Japan who warned Japan to make victory certain
    Tojo
  6. Japan must dictate the terms of peace in the White House
    Tojo
  7. He directed the attack on Pearl Harbor
    Tojo
  8. Commander-in-chief of the Japanese Nacy to defend Japan
    Yamamoto
  9. "I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant"
    Yamamoto
  10. The code to bomb Pearl Harbor
    "Climb Mt. Niitaka"
  11. This was the US Nacy Battleships as they were docked at Ford Island
    Battleship's Row
  12. President of the US at the beginning of World War II
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
  13. December 7, 1941 he said, "A date that will live in infamy"
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
  14. This means dishonor/disgrace
    Infamy
  15. Commander of the German Tank Corps
    Rommel
  16. Known as "desert fox"
    Rommel
  17. Supreme commander to prevent invasion at Fortress Europe
    Rommel
  18. Commander of the British Tank Corps
    Montgomery
  19. Commander of the American Tank Corps
    Patton
  20. Known as "blood and guts"
    Patton
  21. Thi swas the turning point of the War in Africa
    Battle of El Alamein
  22. Here, an estimated 3 million land mines were ladi before battle, most remain today
    Devil's Garden
  23. Date of invasion of Fortress Europe
    D-Day
  24. Thi swas the codename of teh invasion of Fortress Europe
    Overlord
  25. The area in France where the invasion of Fortress Europe landed
    Normandy

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