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WWII Great Britain

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Ben Sison

on 11 April 2013

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Great Britain
WWII Winston Churchill Took over Prime Minister after Neville Chamberlain

Believed in victory at all costs

Showed great courage and bravery Economy Deeply in debt

Unemployment was severe

Low wages

Out of date factories Neville Chamberlain Served as Minister of Britain (1923, 1924 -1929, 1931)

He thought that by Appeasing Hitler he Would assure "peace for our time"

Chamberlain resigned and Winston Churchill became prime minister During the War Before WWII Allied War Effort The Big Three met to work out their strategy

Committed to Total War

They distrusted one another London Blitz Germany bombed London for 57 nights

Citizens carried on with their lives Polish Invasion League of Nations and Appeasement 1939 German forces invaded Poland

Great Britain and France declared war on Germany two days later Dunkirk In 1940 the evacuation of over 338,000 Allied troops began in Dunkirk Belgium.

all allied forces were able to escape the nazi invasions that were taking place. El Alamein Attempt to attack allied defensive positions

Germany Steps in again Intended to resolve international deputes peacefully

"peace at all costs" Munich Conference British & French obey Hitler

persuade Czechs to surrender the Sudetenland

Hitler's territories stop expanding The Battle of Britain Churchill saw Germany as a threat and urged Britain to fight

Hitler planned for Operation Sea Lion Invasion of Italy Italians, fed up with Mussolini, overthrew Il Duce.

Still a decisive event Irish Independence Fought under Britain in WWI

Free state listed as neutral

Declared full independence from the British The Nazis Defeated After the War Improved society

Granted independence Thank You!
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