Arizona History Chapter 12

Chapter 12

World War II

Key Topics:

Setting the Stage for War

Remember Pearl Harbor

USS Arizona

A Time of Change

Defense Contracts Give Business a Boost

Female Labor Force

Defense Plants

Arizonans Cope with Shortages

War Bonds

Pilot Training and Air Bases

Deser Warfare Training

Arizona's Soldiers Go to War/Bushmasters

American Indians

Navajo Code was Foolproof

African Americans

Lew Davis Builds Black Morale

Hispanic Americans

Relocation of Japanese Americans

Japanese Relocation Camps

Relocation Camps Close

Prisoner of War Camps

WWII:  A Synopsis

The Cold War (1945-1991)

Vocabulary:

dictator

infamy

installation

turret

pontoon

ration stamps

gunnery

syndicated

deploy

propaganda

relocation

compensate

POW - Prisoner of War

concentration camp

Axis

Allies

communist

arms race

 

People to Know:

General Hideki Tojo

Benito Mussolini

Adolf Hitler

General George F. Patton

Ira H. Hayes

General Dwight D. Eisenhower

Mikhail Gorbachev

Review Questions:

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