Flashcards in WWII Vocab Part III Deck (12):
Lightning war, the German military strategy during World War II of attacking without warning
Information or rumors spread by a group or government to promote it's cause or ideas or to damage an opposing cause or idea
The imprisonment of a large group of people without trial
To travel from island to island especially those in the same chain
The top-secret US government project that develop the atomic bomb
A system for limiting the distribution of food, gasoline, and other goods so that the military can have the weapons, equipment, and supplies it needs
June 6, 1944, The day that the Allied invasion of German occupied France began
the isolating, closing off, or surrounding of a place, as a port, harbor, or city, by hostile ships or troops to prevent entrance or exit.
the civilian population and activities of a nation whose armed forces are engaged in war abroad.
War production Board
The federal agency set up to manage the conversion of industries to military production during World War II
Battle of Stalingrad
A key Soviet victory during World War II that ended Hitler's effort to conquer the USSR