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1 Major Battles of WWII The War in Europe The War in Europe The War in Europe The Big Three Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin decided to defeat the Nazis before turning to the Japanese Stalin wanted the Allies to open a second front Churchill and Roosevelt attacked North Africa and Italy first, the soft underbelly By 1943 the Allies had eliminated the Italian and German threat in North Africa Battle of Stalingrad August 1942 to February 1943 Casualties Over 1,000,000 Soviet Over 500,000 Axis 91,000 Germans surrendered of those only 5,000 survived the Soviet labor camps Major turning point in the war in Europe Enemy at the Gates Enemy at the Gates Do you know how to shoot? Battle of Stalingrad 1

2 D-Day June 6, 1944 Over 160,000 soldiers Over 5,000 ships Over 1,500 tanks 24,000 paratroopers dropped behind enemy lines. Largest amphibious assault in the history of the world. Over 10,000 casualties the first day, of these, 6,603 were American. Saving Private Ryan Video Clip 101 st Airborne D-Day December 1944 January 1945 More than 70,000 American casualties (19,000 killed) German casualties were around 100,000 Hitler s last attempt to break the Allied movement through Europe Battle of the Bulge Band of Brothers History.com Battle of the Bulge U.S. Bombing raids on Germany Dresden: around 25,000 civilian deaths Hamburg: 50,000 Berlin 20,000 to 50,000 By early 1945 the U.S. was dropping around 53,000 tons of bombs on Germany a month. Begin at 7 minutes US Bombing Raids 2

3 April and May of 1945 War in Europe Synthesis April 12, 1945 Roosevelt died April 30, 1945 Hitler commits suicide May 7, 1945 Germany surrenders (V-E Day) Create a timeline of US involvement in WWII Begin with 1941 Place all events we ve covered that are related to the European front on the bottom portion of the timeline (you will be placing Pacific front events on the top portion once we finish that section) The War in the Pacific December 7, 1941 Japanese attack Pearl Harbor U.S. enters WWII December 8, 1941 Battle in the Pacific Color Film Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor 3

4 FDR Speech The Philippines Bataan Death March Bataan Death March The day after the attack at Pearl Harbor, the Japanese began to invade the Philippines (Dec 1941) The US fought to hold the Philippines against Japan In April 1942, General MacArthur was forced to abandon the island and about 90,000 American and Filipino troops total MacArthur promised, I shall return April 1942, Bataan fell to the Japanese 70,000-80,000 troops were captured They were forced to march, estimated that 7,000-14,000 died Very little food and water miles in six days About 100 men loaded into railroad cars that were designed to hold men Documentary Map and Reading Use the classroom set of readings to fill in the 7 boxes on the map. Be sure to provide details that further your understanding of what happened there Use your classroom notes to fill in the information for Pearl Harbor It would be wise to include the date (you ll need it later for your timeline) We will go over each of these as a class, you will be randomly called upon to share information so it is important that you write down several details for each event Bataan Death March 4

5 Island Hopping Island Hopping what is it? US attacks Japan on select Pacific islands and hop over others, this way they could conserve resources Focus on places where Japan had fewer defenses This, along with relentless air bombing, helped the US be successful in the Pacific Doolittle Raid April 18, 1942 Lieutenant James Doolittle US aerial attack on Tokyo and other major cities Took off from 400 miles off the Japanese coast Dropped 500 pound bombs on Japan Raises US morale, shocks Japan Battle of the Coral Sea May 1942 American code breakers knew of the Japanese attack First naval battle fought exclusively by carrier based aircraft. 5

6 Battle of Midway June 1942 Code breakers again learned of the Japanese attack America set up an ambush Sank four Japanese aircraft carriers Turning point of the war in the Pacific stopped Japanese advance in the Pacific Put Japan on the Defensive February 1945 Battle of Iwo Jima American B-29 bombers unable to bomb the mainland of Japan from long distances America needed a base closer and set their sights on Iwo Jima 23,000 Japanese troops on 4 mile by 2 mile island 1,500 miles of caves on the island only 216 were taken prisoner 250,000 American troops attack Beach landing after sea and aerial bombing tried to soften the Japanese defense A little over a month to take the island Brutal fighting land mines, fighting day and night Around 22,000 American casualties (5,300 killed) Japan started with 23,000 soldiers, only 1,000 survived Iwo Jima Continued Letters from Iwo Jima Flags of our Fathers Iwo Jima in Color Read Lieutenant Isacks letter Answer the questions on the back of your map Iwo Jima 6

7 Okinawa and the Philippines April-June 1945 After Iwo Jima, the US moved to take over Okinawa They were also able to retake the Philippines MacArthur proclaims, People of the Philippines, I have returned! Only 1/3 of the soldiers MacArthur left behind in 1942 survived to see his return Attack on Japan Fog of War Excerpt Firebombing Japan Napalm Tokyo 80,000 killed Battle of Okinawa April 1945 Closer base to bomb Japan Firebombing Japan Hiroshima and Nagasaki War in the Pacific Synthesis August 6, 1945 Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. August 9, 1945 Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki. August 15 Japan surrenders (V-J Day) September official surrender. Create a timeline of US involvement in WWII Begin with 1941 Place all events we ve covered that are related to the Pacific front on the top portion of the timeline Answer the following questions: What impact might there be when fighting a war on two fronts? What (if any) events in the Pacific and Europe were happening at nearly the same time? 7

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