Type
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- Holocaust
- morale
- execute
- dictator
- propaganda
- immigration
- reparations
- evacuate
- Blitz
- airraidshelter
- Luftwaffe
- treatyofversailles

World War II Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

Holocaust Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ADOLF HITLER
ANNE FRANK
ARYAN
AUSHWITZ
CONCENTRATION CAMP
DISABLED
FINAL SOLUTION
GAS CHAMBERS
GENOCIDE
GERMANY
GESTAPO
GHETTOS
GYPSIES
HOLOCAUST
HOMOSEXUALS
INJUSTICE
JEWISH
NAZI
PROPAGANDA
STAR OF DAVID
SWASTIKA
WORLD WAR II

World War II Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the German airforce called? Luftwaffe
What month did WW2 start? September
What country did Hitler invade first? Poland
Where was the british army evacuated from in France? Dunkirk
What Japanese attack brought the USA into the war? Pearl Harbor
What was Churchill's first name? Winston
What did the Nazi's implement to exterminate all jewish people? The Final Solution
Where did the allies invade on D-Day? Normandy
In what month did Germany surrender in 1945? May
Where did the Americans drop the first Atomic Bomb? Hiroshima
What was the bombardment of London & other cities known as? The Blitz
The restriction of food in Britain was known as.... Rationing
'Keep Calm & Carry On' posters were a form of..... Propaganda
What is the Nazi's attempt to eradicate the Jews known as? Holocaust
Another Ally country Russia

World War 2 Crossword Puzzle

Type
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 II Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

UNITED STATES
RUSSIA
HOLOCAUST
BRITISH
AFRICA
ROOSEVELT
STALIN
MUSSOLINI
PEARL HARBOR
JAPANESE
ROMMEL
DESERT FOX
SPITFIRE
LUFTWAFFE
CHURCHILL
BLITZKRIEG
RAVENSBURK
TEN BOOM
AUSCHWITZ
GERMANY
FINAL SOLUTION
JEWS
GAS CHAMBER
HITLER

WW2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries imperialism
an agreement establishing an association between groups alliance
the doctrine that your country's interests are superior nationalism
28th President of the United States Woodrow Wilson
an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations; although suggested by Woodrow Wilson, the United States never joined and it remained powerless; it was dissolved in 1946 after the United Nations was formed League of Nations
the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans Treaty of Versailles
compensation exacted from a defeated nation by the victors reparation
a feeling of hostility that arouses thoughts of attack aggression
a policy of nonparticipation in international relations isolationism
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953) Joseph Stalin
the principle of unrestricted power in government totalitarianism
Italian fascist dictator (1883-1945) Benito Mussolini
a political theory advocating an authoritarian government fascism
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945) Adolf Hitler
a form of socialism featuring racism and expansionism and obedience to a strong leader Nazism
British statesman and leader during World War II Winston Churchill
the act of acceding to demands appeasement
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Holocaust
the restricted quarter of European cities where Jews lived ghetto
a penal camp where political prisoners or prisoners of war are confined (usually under harsh conditions) concentration camp
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 final solution
in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations Axis
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
a harbor on Oahu to the west of Honolulu Pearl Harbor
a fixed portion that is allotted ration
United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961) Dwight D. Eisenhower
a city in the European part of Russia Stalingrad

World War II Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ADOLF HITLER
AIR RAID SHELTER
ANDERSON SHELTER
ARMY
BATTLE
BLITZ
BOMB
EVACUATION
EVACUEE CHILDREN
FIRE
FRANCE
GAS MASK
GEORGE CROSS
GERMANY
GREAT BRITIAN
JAPAN
MEDAL
PRISONER
RADIO
RATION BOOK
RIFLE
SIRENS
SOLDIER
STAR OF DAVID
WINSTON CHURCHILL
WORLD WAR TWO

world war one and the Russian revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

glorification of the military. one of the main causes of war. militarism
treaty signed after world war 1 had ended in 1918. treaty of Versailles
German submarines used during world war 1 and world war 2 against enemy naval warships and used to cut off enemy supply ships u-boats
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view. propaganda
a successful coup d'etat by revolutionaries in Russia that overthrew Czar Nicholas II in 1917. They renamed themselves the communists party. Bolshevik revolution
agreements between countries to aid and support one another in the event of war alliances
a policy of not supporting either side in an argument, fight, or war between other powers. Neutrality
international organization that was created to promote world peace and cooperation that was created by the treaty of Versailles league of nations
alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy during WWI. also known as the Triple Alliance. central powers
heir to the Austria-Hungary throne and was assassinated by Gavrillo Principe in 1914. his death was the spark that started WWI. Franz Ferdinand
a form of combat in which soldiers took shelter in opposing lines of ditches. used during WWI. trench warfare
an agreement between opposing armies to suspend hostilities to discuss peace terms. armistice
founder of the Russian Communist Party and leader or the Bolshevik Revolution Vladimir Lenin
the alliance between Great Britain , France, and Russia during WWI . also known as the Triple Entente. allied powers
the last Russian Czar who was executed by the Bolsheviks in July, 1918. Tsar Nicholas II

D-Day Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A place in france where it happended Normandy
A weapon Gun
Big vehicle Tank
Nazi dictator Hitler
Countries united against germany Allies
What the v stands for Victory
the operation that took place in normandy Dday
Leader of Britain during World War II Churchill
Famous evacuation Dunkirk
Bombing of london Blitz
person who fights Soldier

World War 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of people's lives totalitarian state
Those countries fighting against the Axis powers. i.e. Britain, France, USA, Canada, USSR etc allies
Great Britain's Prime Minister, Churchill was an eloquent speaker, who steeled the British to defy the Nazis, even as the Luftwaffe bombed London nightly Winston Churchill
The fascist leader of Nazi Germany and the architect of the Holocaust which killed six million Jewish people. Adolf Hitler
The communist leader of the Soviet Union. Joseph Stalin
The seeds for Germany's discontent and susceptibility to a racist like Hitler began with the end of WWI.Germany signed this which required it give up 13% of its territory including Alsace-Lorraine. That area alone included 6 million residents, vast raw materials (65% of Germany's iron ore reserves and 45% of its coal), and 10% of its factories. Germany also had to pay for the war's damages. Treaty of Versailles
Germany, Italy, and Japan axis
December 1944 — January 1945. Hitler's final, surprise counteroffensive to the Allied invasion. Took place in the Ardennes, a densely forested mountain range between France and Belgium, and was an attempt to recapture Antwerp, the Allies' major supply port. A blizzard kept Allied airplanes grounded, but the U.S. Army was able to move its troops through the snow to double its number of soldiers and triple its armored tanks in four days. It was the largest and bloodiest battle the Americans fought, with 19,000 soldiers killed. The hard-won Allied victory was a turning point in the war. Battle of the Bulge
"Lightening war," a surprise attack devised by Hitler, in which land-and-air attacks were coordinated, quick and brutal. Hitler used fast-moving tanks called Panzers, with infantry transported by trucks and dive-bombing planes that strafed soldiers and refugees. Battle maps from the Combat Studies Institute offer more information about Blitzkrieg and paths taken during the war. Blitzkrieg
June 6, 1944, the Allied landing on France's Normandy beaches to begin the liberation of Europe. The D doesn't stand for anything other than "day." About 156,000 American, British, and Canadian troops landed in Normandy under heavy attack by German strongholds. Of those, the American forces numbered 23,250 on Utah Beach, 34,250 on Omaha Beach, and 15,500 airborne troops. Millions more men and women were involved in its preparations D-Day
Short for Unterseeboote, German submarines. U-boats
A political system promoted by Hitler and his ally, Italian dictator Mussolini, that called for citizens to be unquestioningly loyal to the nation and obedient of its leader. The needs of the state outweighed the needs, beliefs, or freedoms of the individual. Emphasis was on national pride, traditions, and racial purity. There was no freedom of speech. Foreigners — those who were simply minority ethnic or religious groups included — were hated and persecuted. Fascism
A member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party that Hitler came to lead. A believer in Hitler's fascism, anti-Semitism, and Aryan supremacy. nazi
The codename for the U.S. project to produce an atomic bomb. Manhattan Project
The act of genocide carried out by Germany on the Jewish population of Europe Holocaust
"lightning war"; swift attacks launched by Germany in WWII during the night blitzkrieg
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
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 (American ships shelled an island; troops waded ashore; hand-to-hand fighting occured until island was captured) 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
Organization created by isolationists who argued that the United States should keep out of Europe's business. American First Committee
Process by which a government gains control over a territory not presently under their jurisdiction. annex
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews Anti-Semitism
British-American declaration that stated the countries aims for the outcome of the war. Stated people of every nation should be free to choose their own form of government and live free of fear and want, disarmament, and a permanent system of general security. atlantic charter
policy by which Great Britain and France agreed to Germany's annexation of the Sudetenland in agreement for not taking any additional Czech territory. appeasment
April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 65 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors. It is called the Death March because so many of the prisoners died en route. Bataan Death March
an aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the German Luftwaffe (air force), which carried out extensive bombing in Britain, and the British Royal Air Force, which offered successful resistance. battle of britian
1939; Britain and France could buy goods from the United States if they paid in full and transported them. cash and carry
protective measures in case of attack civil defense
Political leader who rules a country with absolute power, usually by force dictator
giving up military weapons Disarmament
Wiping out an entire group of people genocide
the gathering of resources and preparation for war. mobilization
Originally designed to avoid American involvement in World War II by preventing loans to those countries taking part in the conflict; modified in 1939 to allow aid to the Allies Neutrality Acts
US military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II Pearl Harbor