Tuesday,March 11

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Tuesday, March 11, 2008 Burma Dutch East Indies Mussolini “Parallel War” Afrika Korps Rommel El Alamein Burma British colony invaded by Jap on Dec 11 Strong anti- British feeling Rugged Terrain Overthrown by Japs Bordering India, The Japs are right next door to the crown jewel of British colonies All colonies now falling to JAPS Dutch and East Indies were easily taken Had oil reserves that the JAPS were desperate for The Pacific war is the demise of allies, specifically Japan. Beginning of the anti-colony liberation movements. North Afrika 1940-1943) After Pearl Harbor the US is now in the war vs. SU(Russia), Germany, and US Peculiar alliance formed communism, now paired with capitalism Don’t like fascism 200,000 troops in Libya, Italians loose 135,00 as prisoners of war to 30,000 troops British Forces about 35,000 Mussolini Parallel War - running parallel with the Germans, forward and together Was not ready for war in 1939
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