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9 Cards in this Set

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One of the turning points in the fighting against the Japanese
Battle of the Coral Sea
A battle that lasted more than a month during which many Allied and German forces died
Battle of the Bulge
Short for Victory in Europe
V-E Day
American President who authorized the use of nuclear bombs against Japan
Harry Truman
US Navy strategy of taking back Pacific islands from Japan
Pilots who undertook suicide missions
How did the US fight the war in the Pacific?
They Island hoped
How did the allies weaken Germany?
They bombed the $h!t out of it for two years, including dropping bombs on Dresden and killing 135,000 innocent people
How was Japan defeated?
By getting the $h!t bombed out of them too, but this time by two nuclear bombs that killed 70,000 and 40,000 innocent people at a time