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Unformatted text preview: Where is America? Neutral When Hitler went into the Low Countries, FDR asked for $4 billion Two front navy 1940-Peacetime Draft June,1940 75% of Americans stated they wanted to do more to help Great Britain that suffered from German air raids. But did not want to go. Cash and Carry Come get the guns, pay cash and take them home. Election of 1940 D-FDR R-Who cares! (Willkie) Unprecedented 3 rd term America First Committee Senator Nye Charles Lindbergh Hermann Goering in charge of the Luftwaffe First visit to Germany-the opening day of the 1936 Olympics Germany was "now able to produce military aircraft faster than any European country. Possibly even faster than we could in the United States Certainly we have nothing to compare in size to either the Heinkel or Junker factories. A spirit in Germany also exists, which I have not size to either the Heinkel or Junker factories....
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course HIST 1302 taught by Professor Sarabostelmann during the Fall '11 term at Collins.
- Fall '11