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Vocabulary DefinitionImageLend Lease ActProposed in late 1940 and passed in March 1941, the Lend-Lease Act was the principal means for providing U.S. military aid to foreign nations during World War II.Island Hoppingtravel from one island to another, especially as a tourist in an area of small islands.D-Daythe day (June 6, 1944) in World War II on which Allied forces invaded northern France by means of beach landings in Normandy.Tuskegee AirmenThe Tuskegee Airmen is the popular name of a group of African-American military pilots who fought in World War II. Officially, they formed the 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bombardment Group of the United States Army Air ForcesRosie the Riveteris a cultural icon of World War II, representing the women who worked in factories and shipyards during World War II, many of whom produced munitions and war supplies.Navajo Code TalkersThe name code talkers is strongly associated with bilingual Navajo speakers specially recruited during World War II by the Marines to serve in their standard communications units in the Pacific Theater.Manhattan ProjectThe Manhattan Project was a research and development undertaking during World War II that produced the first nuclear weapons. It was led by the World War 2 Illustrated VocabularyDirections: Research each vocabulary term below and type your own definition in the 2nd column. Then look for an image that best symbolizes it and insert it in the 3rd column.
The Rise of Militarism & Dictators

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