u.s histroy

Timeline created by KMR099
  • john brown

    John Brown was a radical who also believed in the slavery system
  • War bonds

    War bonds are debt securities issued by a government to finance military
  • plan to end ww2

    dropping atomic bombs on Hiroshima
  • great depression

    Reasons why it started was because The Stock Market Crash and a dust storm destroyed crops and people were in a drought of food.
  • austwitz

    Had the largest Nazi concentration and death camps. Located in southern Poland,
  • Lend Lease Act

    It was the principal means for providing U.S. military aid to foreign nations during the war and authorized the president to transfer arms or any other defense materials
  • rational lease

    Was a global conflic
  • Island Hopping

    Is the strategy employed by the United States to gain military bases and secure
  • Doolittle Raid

    first air operation to strike the Japanese Home Islands , and demonstrated that the Japanese mainland was vulnerable to American air attack
  • battle of the coral sea

    a major naval battle between the Imperial Japanese Navy and naval and air forces from the United States and Australia that happened in the pacific ocean
  • Midway

    The battle took 4 days and naval battle in the Pacific
  • Internment

    Was a forced relocation and incarceration in concentration camps in the western interior of the country of between 110,000 and 120,000 people of Japanese
  • Operation Fortitutde

    An inflatable tank that was supposed to deceive the German aerial reconnaissance missions as part of Operation Fortitude.
  • Japanese Atrocities

    Was designed to support the invasion of Normandy and was to deceive the Germans
  • Sicily and Italy

    Allies took the island of Sicily from the Axis powers.
  • Guadalcanal

    First major offensive and a decisive victory for the Allies in the Pacific that involve the marines
  • Operation Overloard

    the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion
  • Battle of the bulge

    last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during World War II.
  • Tunnels

    Was to attack or defend, and the use of existing natural caves and artificial underground facilities for military purposes
  • Iwo jima

    United States Marine landed on and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Imperial Japanese Army
  • Unconditional Surrender

    surrender in which no guarantees are given to the surrendering party
  • Dropping of Atomic Bomb

    The two bombings killed at least 129,000 people, and gave us victor
  • Enola Gay

    first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb. The bomb "Little Boy" was targeted at the city of Hiroshima, Japan,
  • Little Boy

    Was the first atomic bomb and dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima
  • Fat Man

    Dropped on Japanese city of Nagasaki and was the second of the only two nuclear weapons ever used in warfare