- In September 1939, the worlds most devastating War started.
- World War 2 was a war against the Allies and the Axis of Evil.
- Hitler was ruling Germany and wanted Germany to rule Europe.
- In September 1939, Adolf Hitler invaded Poland.
- Britain and France declared War on Germany.
- The War invovled 61 different countries.
- The 2nd World War was the first War to use jet planes and nuclear bombs.
- The big 3 Allied leaders were Winston Churchill (Great Britain) , Franklin Roosevelt ( The United States of America) and Joseph Stalin (Russian Federation).
- The main planes that were flown by the Allied forces were the Spitfire and the Hurricane.
- The Spitfire planes were made of fabric and wood.
- The Luftwaffe was Germany’s air force.
- The battle of Britain was were Germany attacked Britain so that we wouldn’t be ready to fight them.
- The War 6 years long and it ended in 1945.
- 55 million people lost there lives and 40 million were civilians.
- The White Cliffs of Dover in Kent, held a maze of tunnels that protected soldiers that were tasked with guarding the coastline.
- The Home Guard was made up of men and women who did not become soldiers. They acted as our eyes and ears in case of an enemy invasion.