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This is a 18 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on The United States & WW II - Pacific Theater - Attack on Pearl Harbor. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
Just before 8 a.m. on December 7, 1941, hundreds of Japanese fighter planes attacked the American naval base at Pearl Harbor near Honolulu, HI. The barrage lasted just two hours, but it was devastating. The Japanese managed to destroy nearly 20 American naval vessels, including 8 enormous battleships, and almost 200 airplanes.
More than 2,000 Americans soldiers and sailors died in the attack, and another 1,000 were wounded. The day after the assault, President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked Congress to declare war on Japan; Congress approved his declaration with just one dissenting vote.
Three days later, Japanese allies Germany and Italy also declared war on the United States, and again Congress reciprocated. More than two years into the conflict, America had finally joined World War II.
This presentation covers the following:
United States Joins WW II
War Was Brewing
Economic Sanctions on Japan
The Japanese Plan
The Attack Commences
Ships Destroyed (2)
Battle for the Pacific Begins
Pearl Harbor Survives
FDR Addresses the Nation
The “Sleeping Giant” Awakes
End of Presentation
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