US History Ch. 24
Germany's Anschluss with Austria-German troops marched into Austria unchallenged by anyone.
-The union was made that day.
-No one in the world tried to stop it.
The Munich Pact-This pact agreed to give Germany the Sudetenland
-It was giving to avoid war
-Britain and France were apart of it
-Agreed there would not be war.
Germany's Annexation of the Sudetenland-The Munich agreement was signed
-They turned Sudetenland over to Germany without any gunshots fired.
Hitler's Annexation of Czechoslovakia-When morning came on this day Hitler invaded what was left of Czechoslovakia.
-Hilter had said that Czechoslocakia would never have made it. He would have broken it off into German land.
The Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact-Germany and Russia promised never to attack each other
-They also signed another pact agreeing to split Poland
Germany's Invasion of Poland-Germany and the Soviet Union argeed not to attack each other and they also agreed to split Poland between their countries
-The invasion tested Germany's new military strategy, Blizkrieg.
The Phony War-This was a surprise attack of Norway and Denmark
-Hilter said he invaded these countries to protect their freedom
-Hilter was actually wanting to set up bases to attack Great Britain
The Miracle at Dunkirk-There was a evacuation in Dunkirk
-The British, French, and Canadian troops were cut off by the German army during the Battle of Dunkirk.
-About 300,000 men were resuced in nine days.
The Fall of France-France gove its surrender to Germany
-Charles de Gaulle, the fled to England
-He set up a government while he was in exile.
The Battle of Britain-This was a stuggle between Germany and the British Air Force
-This battle was fought entirely in the air
-The picture is some one watching the fight in the air