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WWII Key Terms Crossword

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
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 2 crossword puzzle

World War 2 crossword puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Who was the leader of Nazi Germany during WW2?
Who was the leader of Soviet Russia during WW2?
Who was the leader of Italy during WW2?
Who was the president of the United States during WW2?
Who was the leader of Japan during WW2?
An iconic American battleship sunk at pearl harbor?
The genecide againt jews during WW2?
Who was the leader of the US 7th army?
What was refered to as the British air force during WW2?
Who was the desert fox?
An attack on this country started WW2?
who was an iconic spokeswomen with the iconic phrase "We can do it!"?
A form of government where the leader has complete power?
The US program to build the atomic bomb?
Which form of government was the Allies (except Russia) trying to defend?
The abbreviation for women airforce service pilots
The allied invasion of Normandy June 6th 1944
The last major German offensive of WW2?
The battle which four japanese aircraft carriers were sunk in the Pacific Ocean?

World War 2 Crossword

World War 2 Crossword
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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

Night-Elie Wiesel Crossword Puzzle

Night-Elie Wiesel Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Worst concentration camp
Hitler started it
Friend of Elie's father. (Gardener)
Weapon that was used to kill children
Place where you Burner/smushed bodies
Camp at which the prisoners marched to
Survivor who wrote the book "Night"
Place where Jews had an assembly
The race Hitler decided to target
Camp where they arrived when Meir Katz died
Leader of Germans
People who Germans were expecting to bomb the camp.
Guy who played the Violin

World War II Crossword

World War II Crossword
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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

Europe history crossword puzzle

Europe history crossword puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism
Agreement to end fighting; cease fire
A theory or system of social organization based on the holding of all property
A period of low economic activity when many people lose their jobs
A Russian communist and the leader of bulshevik
The ideology and set of practices associated with the 20th century nazi party; a form of fascism
A socialist/ communism state that existed from 1922-1991
Brought world war 1 to an end ; ended the state of war between Germany and allied powers
Hatred of Jews
A guarded compound for the detention or imprisonment of Jews established by the nazis is ww1
Part of a city in which members of a minority group live, as a result of social, legal, or economic pressure
Was German dictator who was the leader of the Nazi party during WW2
It was a genocide in which Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany and its WW2 collaborators killed over six million Jews
To influence an audience by presenting facts selectively to encourage a particular synthesis
Name of boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of WW2 in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991
A guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin into two parts from 1961-1989
The process in 1990 in which the German Democratic Republic and the federal republic joined together to reunite the nation of Germany

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas Word Search

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas Word Search
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Word Search
Description

Concentration Camp
Adolf Hitler
Innocence
Holocaust
Auschwitz
Sympathy
Pyjamas
Servant
Germans
Cruelty
Chamber
Soldier
Prison
Trains
Gretel
Berlin
Family
Maria
Bruno
Maid
Army
Nazi
Jews
War
Gas

Rise of Totalitarianism Crossword

Rise of Totalitarianism Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Event that started 1929 causing economic collapse
U.S.A's current president
Fascist leader of Italy
Policy of active government intervention in the economy made by FDR
Name of a government that aims to control all aspects of a citizens' lives.
Political philosophy that glorifies the state above the individual
Name of militant combat squads of Italian Fascist set up by Mussolini.
Name of the secret police Mussolini used to hunt all anti-fascist
Modified version of the old capitalist system adopted by Lenin
Soviet Union's communist leader
Economic goals set by Stalin to transform Russia into an industrial country
System in which private farms are eliminated
Campaign where Stalin tried and executed all opposition
Stalin's secret police
Policy established by Stalin where Russians had to follow Russian beliefs only
German parliament
Germany's leader
Shortened name for the National Socialist German Workers' Party
Law that gave the German government the power to ignore the constitution to deal with the country's problems
Camps made by Hitler to get rid of opponents
Hitler's secret police
Name of Japanese aggression in Manchuria,China
Germany's deputy fuhrer
Unsuccessful NAZI coup
Hitler is against...
NAZI logo
Members of militariasm
Laws that deprived Jews simple rights, like citizenship
"Night of Shattered Glass"
Youth groups that were brought up to believe as NAZI's did
Black uniformed troops that did the bidding of the Fuhrer
Fuhrer
Large financial and industrial corporation in Japan
A new Asian order including Japan, China, and Manchuria, that would result in Asian prosperity

WWII Crossword

WWII Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A leader who has absolute power over his country is called a
A system of government used by Italy during World War.
What is hostility to or prejudice against Jews?
A system of Government where the leader has total control.
What is a Diplomatic Policy of making material concessions to an enemy in order to avoid conflict?
The dictator of Germany during WW2 was.
Who was the totalitarian leader of the Soviet Union during WW2?
Who was the dictator of Italy in WW2?
What was Hitlers army in WW2 called?
The Genocide of over 6 million Jews during WW2 was called.
Where did Germans keep and torture Jews?
The totalitarian leader of Japan in charge of the bombing of Pearl Harbor?
Who was the Emperor of Japan during WW2?
The agreement which allowed Hitler to invade Poland was called the
How many people died in the Holocaust?
German warfare , fast as lightning was called?
What was the day the Allies won the war with Japan called?

Holocaust Crossword Puzzle

Holocaust Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Cities designed for Jewish people
Nazi Party leader
Chambers used to kill Jews in large amounts
Nazi plan for the extermination of Jews
Main concentration camp of Nazi party
Where people were sent for various functions
Deliberate killing of a large group of people
German secret police
Race the Nazi party wanted to exterminate
Forcible movements of prisoners
Symbol of modern Jewish identity
Denial of Humanness to other people
Prejudice against Jews
Antisemetic Laws in Germany
Nazis symbol of power