WWII Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A chemical/nuclear weapon which was used to bomb Nagasaki and Hiroshima?
when the United Sates planned the Normandy invasion?
which Continent had the most has most wars?
which country Hitler dictated?
Which person invaded lots of lands and hated Jews in World War 2.
A policy where you had to stay out of war?
Term that discrimination against Jews
A alliance between Germany, Italy, and Japan
What was the name of the camp where Hitler put prisoners?
Wiping out an entire group of people
Who was the President that said to "Attack on Pearl Harbor"
Who was the Presient at the end of WWII
What day did Germany invade Poland?
Name of the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920?
Who opposed the policy of appeasement and led Great Britain through WW2
What month victory of Europe Day?
Which war was it that Hitler took over?
What is the short name for Socialism
Name for the military is divided into two battlefields?
What type of bomb many consider to be too effective?
Name on country that has axis power?
What did Britain and France do to buy goods and paid full and transported them?
Who was the leader in IL Duce?
Code name for US for code breaking?
Military blockade

WWII Crossword Puzzle

WWII Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

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

World War 2 Crossword

World War 2 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of people's lives
Those countries fighting against the Axis powers. i.e. Britain, France, USA, Canada, USSR etc
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
The fascist leader of Nazi Germany and the architect of the Holocaust which killed six million Jewish people.
The communist leader of the Soviet Union.
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.
Germany, Italy, and Japan
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.
"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.
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
Short for Unterseeboote, German submarines.
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.
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.
The codename for the U.S. project to produce an atomic bomb.
The act of genocide carried out by Germany on the Jewish population of Europe
"lightning war"; swift attacks launched by Germany in WWII during the night
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)
a 1942 battle in the Pacific during which American planes sank 4 Japanese aircraft carriers (protected Hawaii)
code name for the Allied invasion of Europe in 1944
German counter-attack in December 1944 that temporarily slowed the allied invasion of Germany (Audie Murphy was the hero)
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)
during WWII, Navajo soldiers who used their own language to radio vital messages during the island-hopping campaign
WWII Japanese pilots trained to make a suicidal crash attack, usually upon a ship
message sent by the Allies in July 1945 callin for the Japanese to surrender
Nazi war crime trials held in 1945 and 1946
Organization created by isolationists who argued that the United States should keep out of Europe's business.
Process by which a government gains control over a territory not presently under their jurisdiction.
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews
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.
policy by which Great Britain and France agreed to Germany's annexation of the Sudetenland in agreement for not taking any additional Czech territory.
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.
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.
1939; Britain and France could buy goods from the United States if they paid in full and transported them.
protective measures in case of attack
Political leader who rules a country with absolute power, usually by force
giving up military weapons
Wiping out an entire group of people
the gathering of resources and preparation for war.
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
US military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on December 7, 1941, bringing the United States into World War II

WW2 crossword puzzle

WW2 crossword puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

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

World War II Crossword

World War II Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

WWI And WWII Crossword

WWI And WWII Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A girl who wrote in a famous diary during WWII
This allied group includes Germany, Italy, and Japan
This nation captured Chinese Manchuria
To need more land in order to support a larger nation is known as
After WWI, the world suffered a great economic downfall known as the
When this nation was attacked, Great Britain and France declared war on Germany
During the ______________, many Jews were taken prisoner
Germany's bombing campaign on London
A famous peace settlement. The final teaty used in WWI
Leader of Italy during WWII
These laws stripped Jews of their citizenship and rights in Germany
This conference redused the military firce in U.S., Japan, Britain, India, and France
The ___________ allowed Hitler to invade Polland without aggression from the East
This was an attempted rebellion lead by Hitler, which later earned him 2 years in prison
This treaty was signed in hopes to improve realtionships with Germany and other neighboring countries
Stalin sent many of his prisoners to this nation
This plan allowed German reperatiions to reduce along with giving Germany a large loan
Britain and France tried to appease Hitler and giving him control of Czech Sudetenland by signing this treaty
This was used to try and persuade citizens to help with war efforts by putting up signs and commercials
This famous poster showed women they could work just as well as men

World War Two Crossword

World War Two Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Leader and dictator of Germany during World War II
World leader for Canada during World War II
Person put in charge of Canada's war time production during World War II
The Canadian government agency responsible for price and inflation controls (Abbreviation)
The Canadian government's way of suppressing Canadian media, books, etc during WW2
The following act Mackenzie King passed in 1940 for home defense (Abbreviation)
Canada declared war agents Germany ___ days after Britain and France.
Canada's last city to allow woman's right to vote for provincial elections
Organization to promote international co-operation
Forced military service in Canada during WW2
The military alliance between European and North American democracies that was founded after WWII (Abbreviation)
Location of Hitlers death
Canadas commanding officer during The Battle of Hong Kong
During WWII Canada was apart of what empire before making an independent decision on entering the war?
Britain's air force that bombed Berlin, Germany during WWII
The battle that some would call a "miracle"
The country 140,000 German troops attempted and failed to take over on July 10th-October 31 1940
In the battle of Dieppe, Canadian troops lost the element of _____
Canadian Sargent who dressed as a farmer to fool German troops
The day Canadian and Britain had spent over four years preparing to invade France.
Millions of these people were murdered during the Holocaust.
Gardens that Canadian families had a home during war time to help with low food supplies
On December 7th 1941 the Japanese attacked the U.S where?
During the war all Canadian woman's fashion was stylish but ______ because of limited fabric use.
The hero's Canada cheered and applauded for after their risks and experiences during WWII (Hint: Remembrance day)
After the war many young people started having babies and caused a _____
Many Japaneses-Canadians were sent here after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor
What type of bond was sold by the government to help Canadian soldiers and pay for the war
A way the Canadian government made sure certain goods got shared evenly
Was said to be the most famous Canadian pilot during WWII

Causes of WW2,New Alliances, and Leaders Crossword

Causes of WW2,New Alliances, and Leaders Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Dictator who controlled The Soviet Union
The Treaty that officially ended WW1
A totalitarian form of government which is a type of one-party dictatorship, against liberal democracy
An agreement between Czechoslovakia and Germany
An international organization that intended to maintain world peace
Which country was invaded by Germany and the Soviet Union which ultimately caused the war
32nd Presidents of The U.S.
Prime minister of The United kingdom
Leader and Dictator of Gemany
Fascist Dictator of Italy
Emperor of Japan
The US,France,Soviet Union,and Britain were apart of the
Germany,Italy and Japan were apart of the
Promoted Anti-Semitism and German nationalism

The Rise of Adolf Hitler Crossword

The Rise of Adolf Hitler Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

What was Hitlers' wife name
A stage where the economy dropped greatly
Supreme chancellor of Germany
Political group associated with Adolf Hitler
Beer hall in Germany
What religion/nationality did Hitler dislike the most
What symbol was on the Nazi flag
The most famous concentration camp
Who invaded Germany during World War 2
Adolf Hitler's book he wrote in prison
What war did Adolf serve in
President of Germany before HItler
What did Hitler drink to kill himself
The pact between Stalin and Hitler
Where Hitler was sent to prison
Offensive air raids on London
What was Hitler's dog name
What did Hitler call the master race
In 1933 Hitler was named what of Germany
The treaty that made Germany pay the allies

WWII Key Terms Crossword

WWII Key Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

World War II Word Search

World War II Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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