naval battle of World War II (June 1942)
battle of midway
a series of laws and diplomatic agreements, initiated on August 4, 1942, when the United States signed the Mexican Farm Labor Agreement with Mexico.
bracero program
a place where large numbers of people, especially political prisoners or members of persecuted minorities, are deliberately imprisoned in a relatively small area with inadequate facilities, sometimes to provide forced labor or to await mass execution
concentration camps
a United States presidential executive order signed and issued during World War II by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 19, 1942.
executive order 9066
a multilateral agreement regulating international trade.
GATT
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political, or cultural group.
genocide
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political, or cultural group.
holocaust
one of a series of agreements concerning the treatment of prisoners of war and of the sick, wounded, and dead
Geneva convention
an act or instance of interning
internment
organized in 1942, to explore the isolation of radioactive isotopes and the production of an atomic bomb
Manhattan project
people in the 20th century who used obscure languages as a means of secret communication during wartime
Navajo code talkers
the former U.S federal agency (1942–45) charged with disseminating information about World War II
OWI
a fixed allowance of provisions or food, especially for soldiers or sailors or for civilians during a shortage
rationing
the nations that signed the joint declaration in Washington, D.C., January 2, 1942, pledging to employ full resources against the Axis powers, not to make a separate peace
united nations
consists of debt securities issued by a government for the purpose of financing military operations during times of war
war bonds
group of African-American military pilots who fought in world war II
Tuskegee airmen