Early 20th Century and WW II (1918-1945)

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Early 20th Century and WW II (1918-1945):

Early 20th Century and WW II (1918-1945) Maria Kull Erik Markus

End of wwI:

End of wwI 1 000 000 casualties World`s first combat tank £900 million debt to USA Investments wiped out, coal and cotton export markets collapsed http://www.history.com/images/media/slideshow/world-war-i-trench-warfare/british-soldiers-fighting-in-trenches.jpg http://texasscribbler.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Public_Domain_Pictures_WWI_British_Aircraft_Flying_Formation-1.jpg http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/f6/British_Mark_I_male_tank_Somme_25_September_1916.jpg

Social changes:

Social changes Voting right to women in 1927 The Labour party in the government http://bit.ly/109D0x0

League of nations:

League of nations Operating time 1919-1946 Peace conference in Versailles 42 founding members The task was to ensure that war never broke out again

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Depression Huge unemployment rate in the 1930s Economical problems In 1931 most ministers resigning from the Labour government. Cheaper British goods

Age of appeasement:

Age of appeasement King Edward VIII King George VI Britain found reasons not to fight a war Begun to re-arm http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/britain_wwtwo/images/overview_britain_1918_1945_5.jpg


allies The countries who opposed the Axis powers First ly consisted of France, Poland and the United Kingdom British dominions joined The Big Three http://bit.ly/siabGJ

World war II:

World war II 3 September 1939 Britain enters into the war Big attention to air force (Battle of Britain) Prime minister - Winston Churchill Bombing of London and other cities


spitfire Designer-Reginald Joseph Mitchell(1895- 1937) First flight on 5 th March 1936 Number of planes built - 20,351 Retired in 1961

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World war II:

World war II Battles in North Africa (1940-1943) Invasion of Italy The liberation of France Invasion o f Normand y Operation Market Garden

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Life during WWII:

Life during WWII Cinemas were very popular Many goods were unavailable , queue s Food rationing Evacuation of kids http://bit.ly/14oORwp

Losses of WWII:

Losses of WWII 1 million houses in Britain were destroyed over 40,000 civilians were killed in bombings shortage of housing about 495,000 people were killed http://bit.ly/10iU0Rg http://bit.ly/10QQCQ1


ReferenCES http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/britain_wwtwo/overview_britain_1918_1945_01.shtml http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Market_Garden http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allies_of_World_War_II http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_history_of_the_United_Kingdom_during_World_War_II http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/nettsch/time/wlife.html http://www.thekidswindow.co.uk/News/WW2

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