World War II

By: Shelby Martin

What was World War II ?

World War II lasted from1939-1945.World War II was also called the Second World War. There were two main sides the Axis powers and Allies power. World War II was the largest war in history. There were more than 100 million people from over 30 countries directly involved. 40,000,000-50,000,000 deaths incurred in World War II. During this time the Holocaust was happening . About 11 million people were killed from the holocaust .

Why World War II is so Interesting

The invasion of Poland was the first time the Germans used a lot of fast moving tanks , armored vehicles , and aircraft. At the end of World War II the Allied powers won. Also the United Nations was created ,and the collapse of the Nazis in Germany. The fall of the Japanese and Italian Empires also accrued because of the war.
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