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Adolph Hitler
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Hirsohima
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Pearl Harbor
VE Day
VJ Day

World War II Word Search

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Pearl Harbor
Hiroshima
Harry Truman
Anne Frank
Gestapo
Normandy
Poland
air raid
Churchill
concentration camps
General Dwight D. Eisenhower
Auschwitz
U Boats
Stalin
German Blitz
United States
Britain
Arizona
Europe
Atomic Bombs
December
Benito Mussolini
Hitler
Holocaust
Depression
Allied Powers
Axis powers
Japan
F D Roosevelt

WWII Crossword Puzzle

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the killing of millions of Jews and other people by the Nazis during WWII Holocaust
a type of combat in which opposing troops fight from trenches facing each other Trench Warfare
Austrian-born Nazi leader, Chancellor of Germany Hitler
Germany, Italy, and Japan, which were allied before and during World War II Axis Powers
nations allied in opposition to the Axis Powers Allied Powers
a federal republic comprising fifty states and the Federal District of Columbia United States
An island off the western coast of Europe comprising England Great Britain
Its capital and largest city is Paris France
Soviet Union's dictator Joseph Stalin
Italy's dictator Mussolini
a colorless oily liquid whose vapor is a powerful irritant and vesicant, used in chemical weapons Mustard Gas
Book about hitlers future plans Mein Kampf
a member of the people and cultural community whose traditional religion is Judaism Jews
the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated D-Day
camps where Germany's prisoners went to be killed Concentration Camps
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force Dictator
a vegetable garden, especially a home garden, planted to increase food production during a war Victory Gardens
Country Adolf Hitler became in control of during WWII Germany
the most powerful republic of the former Soviet Union Russia
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force Imperialism
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts Nationalism
a member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party Nazi
the action or process of appeasing Appeasement
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups Ghetto
Nazi plan to kill 6 million Jews Final Solution
major United States naval base in Hawaii Pearl Harbor
Japanese aircraft loaded with explosives and making a deliberate suicidal crash on an enemy target Kamikaze
Largest volcano island in Japan Iwojima
almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area Hiroshima

US History-World War II Word Search

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Allies
Axis
Blitzkrieg
Chamberlain
Churchill
D Day
DeGaulle
Eisenhower
France
Germany
Gestapo
Great Britain
Hiroshima
Hitler
Holocaust
Italy
Japan
Kamakazi
MacArthur
Manhattan Project
Nagasaki
Nazi
Patton
Pearl Harbor
Roosevelt
Russia
Stalin
Truman
U Boats
United States

World War 2 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Type of bomb built during WORLD WAR II that was more powerful than any built before it. atomic bomb
This battle was the German's last major offensive in World War II. The Allies pushed the Germans back and won. Battle of Bulge
A leader who has complete control over a country's government dictator
A war fought between 1939-1945 between Axis/Allied powers. World War 2
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the largest invasion force in history) stormed the beaches at Normandy and began the process of re-taking France. The turning point of World War II D-Day
GERMANY, ITALY, JAPAN Axis
GREAT BRITAN, FRANCE,UNITED STATES,SOVIET UNION. Allies
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, Successor to Lenin as head of the USSR; strongly nationalist view of Communism; war with Western Europe and the United States. Joseph Stalin
1933 dictator of Germany, German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945) Adolf Hitler
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WORLD WAR11 leader of troops in Africa and commander in D-Day invasion-elected president. Dwight Eisenhower
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew Jiang Jieshi and the Nationalists. Established China as the People's Republic of China and ruled from 1949 until 1976 Mao Zedong
December 7, 1941 - Surprise attack by the Japanese on the main U.S. Pacific Fleet harbored in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii destroyed 18 U.S. ships and 200 aircraft. American losses were 3000, Japanese losses less than 100. In response, the U.S. declared war on Japan and Germany, entering World War II. Pearl Harbour
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort Victory Gardens
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to march 100 miles with little food and water, most died or were killed on the way Bataan Death March
a bloody and prolonged operation on the island of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945) Iwo Jima
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of World War II and along with Roosevelt planned many allied campaigns. He predicted an iron curtain that would separate Communist Europe from the rest of the West. Winston Churchill
prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. Conditions were inhuman, and prisoners, mostly Jewish people, were generally starved or worked to death, or killed immediately. Concentration camps
A propaganda character designed to increase production of female workers in the factories. It became a rallying symbol for women to do their part. Rosie the Riveter
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause. Propaganda

World War 2 Word Search

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Bataan Death March
F D Roosevelt
Japan
Axis powers
Allied Powers
Depression
Holocaust
Adolph Hitler
Benito Mussolini
December
Atomic Bombs
Europe
USSArizona
Britain
USS Indianapolis
German Blitz
joseph Stalin
UBoats
Auschwitz
concentration camps
Churchill
airraid
Poland
Normandy
Gestapo
Anne Frank
Harry Truman
Hiroshima
Pearl Harbor

World War II Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This caused the U.S to enter World War II. Pearl Harbor
The largest sea invasion during WWII. D-Day
_________ was the leader of Germany. Adolf Hitler
The first atomic bomb dropped. Little Boy
This caused many Jews to die, and was led by Adolf Hitler. Holocaust
This day was where the U.S won fighting Japan. Vj-Day
This day was where the Allied Powers won in Europe. VE-Day
_____________ was the one to decide to drop the atomic bombs on Japan. Harry S. Truman
The ____________ was the plane to drop the 1st atomic bomb. Enola Gay
________________ was the dictator of Japan Emperor Hirohito
The ______________ included the U.S, Britain, France, etc. Allied Powers
_____________ was the dictator of the Soviet Union. Joseph Stalin
The _____________ included Germany, Italy, Japan, etc. Axis Powers

WW2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the name of the tank used by the U.S.? Sherman
What was the name of the beach where the most casualties happened during the D-Day invasion? Omaha
Hitler wrote this while imprisoned. Mein Kampf
What was the name of the political party Hitler created? Nazi
Who was the dictator of the soviet union during WW2? Joseph Stalin
What political belief did Stalin want to spread through Europe? Communism
What was the religion targeted by the Nazi party? Jewish
What was the name of Hitler's secret police? Gestapo
This was the name of the German Air Force. Luftwaffe
What was the German name for "lightning war"? Blitzkrieg
What country's troops were rescued at Dunkirk? Britain
where was Hitlers second Blitzkrieg at? London
The Allies attacked the Axis after what country was invaded? Poland
What was Erwin Rommel's nickname? Desert Fox
What was the name of the operation where Germany invaded Russia? Barbarossa
This season turned German forces away from Russia. Winter
What was the name of the massacre where many Chinese people were killed? Nanking
What was the name of the female riveter on U.S. propaganda posters? Rosie
This U.S. aircraft dropped torpedoes into the water to take out japanese ships. Avenger
This battle was a turning point for the U.S. in the Pacififc. Midway
Who led the allies in North Africa? Patton
What was the type of bomb dropped on japan twice? Atom
This light machine gun was usually mounted on U.S. tanks and jeeps. BAR
What was the name of the battle launched by Hitler as a counter attack? Bulge
The big three consisted of Roosevelt,Stalin and who else? Churchill
What was the name of Hitler's favorite battleship? Bismark
Towards the end of the war the The Big Three met where to discuss the future of the Soviet Union. Yalta
Who was the leader of the Nazi party? Hitler
This Japanese occupied island was a key to success in the pacific. Iwo Jima
What was the name of the British Air Force's choice of fighter plane? spitfire
Who was the manufacturer for the the U.S. service pistol,the M1911? Colt
What was the name for Japanese suicide pilots? Kamikaze
Hitler's troops marched through this during the invasion of France. Arc de Triumph
This was the name of the mass genocide of the Jews. Holocaust
Which German deathcamp was known to be the most brutal? Auschwitz
This German death camp was the only camp where all the prisoners escaped. Sobibor
This was the only state that got attacked during WW2. Hawaii
What was the name of the U.S. naval base bombed during WW2? Pearl Harbor
Wher were the trials held for SS officers commited of war crimes? Nuremberg

World War II Crossword

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country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of people's lives tolitarian state
rooted in miliarism, extreme nationalism, and blind loyalty to the state; dictators vowed to create new empires Fascism
warlike act by one country against another without a just cause aggression
a person or group of people on whom is blamed for others' problems (like in WWII, Jews for Germany) scapegoat
member of the National Socialist German Worker's Party; under Hitler's command Nazis
prison camp for civilians who are considered enemies of the state concentration camp
practice of giving in to aggression in order to aviod war appeasement
agreement signed between Hitler and Stalin in 1939 in which the two dictators agreed not to attack each other Nazi-Soviet Pack
"lightning war"; swift attacks launched by Germany in WWII during the night blitzkrieg
WWII military alliance of Italy, Japan, Germany, and 6 other countries Axis
WWII military alliance of Britain, France, Soviet Union, China, the U.S., and 45 other countries Allies
Germany's failed attempt to subdue Britain in 1940 in preparation for invasion (Germans bombed Britain continuously but Britain resisted with fighter pilots and Hitler gave up invasion) Battle of Britain
a 1942 battle in the Pacific during which American planes sank 4 Japanese aircraft carriers (protected Hawaii) Battle of Midway
code name for the Allied invasion of Europe in 1944 Operation Overlord
day of the invasion of Western Europe by Allied forces-June 6, 1944 (Allied forces landed at France, freed Paris; slowly advanced to Germany) D-Day
German counter-attack in December 1944 that temporarily slowed the allied invasion of Germany (Audie Murphy was the hero) Battle of the Bulge
during WWII, Allied strategy of capturing Japanese-held islands to gain control of the Pacific Ocean island hopping
during WWII, Navajo soldiers who used their own language to radio vital messages during the island-hopping campaign Navajo code-talkers
WWII Japanese pilots trained to make a suicidal crash attack, usually upon a ship kamikaze
message sent by the Allies in July 1945 callin for the Japanese to surrender Potsdam Declaration
Nazi war crime trials held in 1945 and 1946 Nuremberg Trials
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Holocaust
a country that can influence events throughout the world superpower
in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers Allies
n World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations Axis
make ready for action or use mobilise
a small slender short-haired breed of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat Abyssinian
Japan, Germany and Italy Axis Powers
British-American declaration that stated the countries aims for the outcome of the war. Atlantic Charter
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews Anti-Semitism
Royal Air Force R.A.F
Oahu, Hawaii Pearl Harbor
Most decorated hero WW2 Audie Murphy
Decoding device used against Germany Enigma
Meeting of Chamberlain (Great Britain), Daladier (France), and Hitler to divide up Czechoslovakia Munich conference
a policy of nonparticipation in international economic and political relations Isolationism
groups of ships that were escorted across the Atlantic by warships for safety Convoys
Allies' meeting in Potsdam, Germany, to plan the end of the war Potsdam Conference
Leaders who ruled their nations by force. Hitler/Mussolini Dictators
great naval invasion took place in France Normandy

WWII Key Terms Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The systematic extermination of millions of European Jews by the Nazis and the Axis Powers HOLOCAUST
United States, Soviet Union, Great Britain, France ALLIES
German Nazi Dictator HITLER
Campaigning, media, or advertisements used by both the US and Germany to support their side of the war PROPAGANDA
Hydrogen cyanide released in the form of small tablets, used by Nazis to kill Jewish prisoners ZYKLON-B
Germany, Italy, Japan AXIS POWERS
A city of southwest Honshu, Japan that was destroyed when an American plane dropped the first atomic bomb ever used in warfare HIROSHIMA
A form of government that is a type of one-party dictatorship FASCISM
A German term for "lightning war" BLITZKRIEG
A policy of giving into aggression to avoid war APPEASEMENT
A forced march of prisoners over long distances and under intolerable conditions DEATH MARCH
A city of western Kyushu, Japan that was devastated by the second atomic bomb used in WWII NAGASAKI
(June 6, 1644) The day when Allied forces invaded France D-DAY
(May 8, 1945) When Nazi Germany surrendered from war V-DAY
The weapons that were ordered to be dropped in Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor ATOMIC BOMB
The innocent people that were targeted and suffered because of Hitler JEWS
An inlet of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Hawaii that was a naval base for the United States PEARL HARBOR
A political group that ruled Germany under Adolf Hitler's leadership NAZI PARTY
Where the Jews were sent to provide forced labor or await mass execution CONCENTRATION CAMPS
Served as the 33rd president of the U.S. after the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt in the last months of WWI TRUMAN
The code name given to the Allied invasion that took place in June 1944 OPERATION OVERLORD
Areas designed and built by Nazi Germany to systematically kill millions of Jews DEATH CAMPS

Pacific Theater Crossword

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Description

war in which this theater existed WWII
year the Pacific Theater came into existence 1942
: Side fighting against the Japanese in the Pacific Theater campaigns Allies
The fighting campaigns in the pacific ocean between the allies and Japan Pacific Theater
Admiral for the US Navy Nimitz
Tactic used in which the Allies would slowly get closer to Japan Island Hopping
First Japanese attack on US soil Pearl Harbor
The main Japanese group in the Pacific Combined Fleet
Leader of the Combined Fleet Yamamoto
What the Allies relied on as a turning point Navy
The battle that gave the allies their turning point Midway
The year the Pacific Theater was ended 1945
One of the countries taken over by Japan after Pearl Harbor Phillipines
Controlled the US Army MacArthur
Amount of casualties of the battle of Tarawa 3000
Day named for the Japanese surrender to the US VJ Day
First place in the Pacific where the United States skirmished with the Japanese Coral Sea
This country gave help to the US and the Allies Australia
Attacks on this island created a political crisis in Tokyo Saipan
Advancement to the Central Pacific Begins 1943