How was Thailand Impacted in World War 2?

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Thailand is one of the world’s most renowned and primed tourist destinations. It’s no surprise as it is blessed with pristine beaches, delectable cuisine, gorgeous temples, rich history, natural landscapes, cultural sites, and architectural wonders. As you walk around Bangkok and visit other attractions in the country, you may wonder how such … Read more

Who Was Rosie The Riveter

Rosie the Riveter post in 1943

Rosie the Riveter was an allegorical WWII cultural icon. She represented women who worked in factories and shipyards during WWII. Many of them produced war supplies and munitions. Sometimes, these women took on entirely new jobs to replace the male workers who instead joined the military. Rosie the Riveter is used as … Read more

What Are The Major Military Bases In New York State?

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During the 18th century, Great Britain was at the peak of colonizing lands and kingdoms, and America was one of their iconic colony. Back then, the soils of America are filled with British colonizers that settled mostly in the state of New York. New York’s neighboring states, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode … Read more

How Did the US Military Recruit Soldiers during World War 2?

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The early stages of World War II saw the United States isolated from the global conflict, only supplying money, war materials, and other necessary support in September 1940. Things turned a hundredfold on December 7, 1941, after the Japanese surprise military strike on Pearl Harbor, which prompted the United States’ formal entry … Read more

Iconic World War II Pictures

Rising the First Flag on Iwo Jima

Our world history is a fascinating topic to discuss as it holds various events that made a significant impact on our lives. These events are known for some horrific and triumphant moments witnessed by millions of people worldwide. One of the most important events that shape the course of history Is the … Read more

How World War II Shaped the Modern World

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World War II is known to be the deadliest conflict in the world. It killed about 50 to 85 million people from 1939 to 1945. Some of the large-scale effects of World War II are the use of atomic bombs on Japan, the Holocaust’s decimation of Jewish culture and people, and the … Read more

Who Were The Rosies in World War II?

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World War II brought a new era for women. They became free to be men and were even pushed to take tasks intended for men. Amidst the intense production demands during the war, all ideologies and social hurdles separating them vanished. Women took on a different role, retooling the U.S. industry and … Read more

Who Were the Major Plane Manufacturers in World War 2?

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Despite the violent history of World War 2, the planes, tanks, and ships that were created and used during that war has been celebrated as some of the most important vehicles in the motor industries. Without the World War 2 vehicles, we wouldn’t be able to get the technological advancements that we … Read more