Ch.17 Humberto Balcazar

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  • A Phillip Randolph demands that war industries hire African Americans.

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  • The Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor

  • Japanese Americans are sent to internment camps.

  • Nazi's develop "the final solution" the attempted eradication of the Jewish population.

  • The Battle of Midway turns the tide in the favor of the allies.

  • Rommel's forces surrender in North Africa.

  • The allies launch D-Day a massive invasion of europe.

  • GI Bill of Rights is passed.

  • President Roosevelt is elected to a fourth term.

  • U.S. marines take two Iwo Jima.

  • Harry S. Truman became president, after Roosevelt passed.

  • 7-9th Japan surrenders after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

  • Nazi retreat begins after the Battle of the Bulge.