The World War Two era was a time of change. There were many technological advancements during this time. These advances can be categorized into three categories. They are weapon advances, vehicle advances, and strategic advances. This technology would change the face of war forever. Weapons had to be improved in WWII because the weapons in WWI were becoming out of date.Weapons were becoming more acurate and faster.By World War Two, the average soldier would either carry a semi-automatic rifle or a machine gun of some sort.Flamethrowers were used in trench wars to kill the enemies inside but leave the trench usable for the attackers. New vhicles were alos improved or made for the war.Planes were used to scout the enemie are to see were they were.Tanks were improved for war by making them stonger,lighter,and faster.They were very useful in any type of war including trech warfare because it would just desrtoy the trench that t he enemies were in.Jeeps were invented in WWII and were used as basic transportation for soldiers. The last type of technological advaces is strategic advaces.Officers were better trained than ever before. They had to keep up with technology, in hopes to be better than the enemy. The radar made a huge impact in warfare. It better prepared militaries during defense by giving them some warning.Strategic bombing was something used in the war to.Srtategic bombing was bombing places such as railways,industrial areas,and harbors to gain advantages over…
godlike figure like himself. If Hitler would have been stopped by Chamberlain at the Munich
Conference, then he would not have succeeded as good as he did in his idea of world
Chamberlain standing up to Hitler at the Munich Conference would have made an impact
on the world today. First off, out of fear of another war breaking out, Hitler may not have
attempted to try to rule other nations. Therefore, influence on parts of Europe that he destroyed
and took over, like the Rhineland and parts of Poland…
Australians relationship with Britain started deteriorating because the Australian Government started making their own decisions and slowly breaking away from Britain.
World War II 5th February 2014
Hypothesis- that the causes of WWII have their origins in the peace settlement that followed WWI.
Brief History of Germany
1919-1933: Germany was a Democracy
After 1933: The Nazi Party, under the leadership of Adolf Hitler, created a dictatorship.
Hitler was apart of the German…
The Second World War
WWII was the biggest war in human history and affected almost the entire world throughout its occurrence. Throughout the war, numerous battles occurred in many different countries. The war lasted just under six years, from 1939 to 1945.
The late 1920s and early 1930s saw the rise of four cruel regimes, all of which would play a leading part in the Second World War. After the First World War, multiple countries took extra precautions for security and protection. Despite…
Review Sheet: Depression to WWII
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the president of the US from 1933–1945. He instituted the New Deal in order to get the country out of the Depression and .
She was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA). Lange's photographs humanized the consequences of the Great Depression and influenced the development of documentary photography…
Summary of WWII
Hitler was an aspiring artist before he failed out of art school and became the Chancellor of Germany. In 1939, Germany invaded Poland. Shortly after, Britain and France declared war on Germany. Along with some other countries, France was conquered by Germany.
Hitler realized that Germany faced a lot of hardships during WWI because of the USSR’s involvement, so Hitler took it upon himself to make sure that the USSR would not be an issue. Hitler made a deal with Stalin that…
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier. It involved the vast majority of the world's nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, and directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of "total war", the major participants threw their entire…
Chapter One: Introduction
“Obviously fashion was of no concern to those living under desperate affliction or confinement – but where hope existed so did fashion” (Walford, 2008:6).
Britain became involved in World War II (WWII) on September 3rd 1939. It might seem irreverent to consider fashion in the context of a war that resulted in so many civilian deaths however, the experience of the war ranged dramatically according to who and where you were. “The civilian population…
How did technology impact the course and outcome of WWII?
Throughout wars, technology and science advances. As technology advances, it impacts how countries and people fight in wars. WWII was no exception. In wars who ever has the latest technology and science was most likely to succeed. New medicines, communication devices, and weapons helped the countries fight better. These advancements impacted the course and outcome of countries in WWII. Some technologies had a positive effect on some and…
FDR and the reasons for entry into WWII
The attack on Pearl Harbour was a surprise military strike conducted by the Japanese military against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbour, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941. The attack was intended as a preventive action in order to keep the U.S. Pacific Fleet from interfering with military actions the Empire of Japan was planning in Southeast Asia against overseas territories of the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and the…
innovation, World War II had the largest impact on the innovation in technology of the current lives of Americans. Furthermore, no war, preceeding or succeeding, was as profoundly affected by science, mathematics, and technology as World War II. Science and technology have always made significant impacts on the field of war. World War II is no exception. Innovations in weapons and transportation developed greatly throughout World War II, and had a very profound impact on the outcome of the war and the…