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Unformatted text preview: began commencing the Western Allied effort to liberate mainland Europe from Nazi occupation during World War II. Pearl Harbor- Hawaiian harbor where Japan ordered a surprised attack on on Dec. 7, 1941; a date which will live in infamy" according to FDR. Stalingrad- 1943 battle with Hitler and Stalin that was very costly and Germany finally surrendered. Hiroshima The city where the atomic bomb was dropped on August 6, 1945. Taiwan- island nation of fleeing KMT; formerly known as Formosa....
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