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Flashcards in World War 2 Deck (11):
1

Non aggression pact

Between Germany and Soviet Union; will not go to war against each other

2

Invasion of Poland

Invaded by Poland

3

Blitzkrieg

"Lightning war"

4

Allied powers

USA, UK, Soviet Union

5

Axis powers

Germany, Italy, Japan

6

Operation Barbarossa

German plan to attack Soviet Union, biggest war

7

Final solution

German nazis get rid of all Jews

8

Holocaust

Genocide on Jews

9

D day

Invasion of Normandy/ operation overlord

10

Battle of Berlin

Final fight of ww2

11

Appeasement

Policy of UK and France to avoid war at all costs