4th Hour- Trisha Gunderson

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  • Weary defenders of the Bataan Penisula finally surrenedered to the Americans

  • Corregidor had surrendered to the U.S.

  • Japanese launched their aircraft against Midway, not knowing the Americans were ready.

  • Roosevelt ordered the invasion of Morocco and Algeria after agreeing to Churchill's periphery idea

  • Soviet reinforcements arrived and sur- rounded Stalingrad, trapping almost 250,000 German troops.

  • The last of the German troops in North Africa had surrendered.