Frankilin D. Roosevelt
World War II
Franklin During World War II
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September 1939 Roosevelt called a special session for congress to revise the neutrality acts to allow the two countries Britain and France to buy weapons made in the US.
Major Event 4
March 1941 Roosevelt was successful in gaining support of Great Britain with the Lend-lease act while meeting with Winston Churchill.
Major Event 5
December 1941 the day after Pearl Harbor bombing, he attended a session in congress regarding declaring war on Japan. He kept the public aware of situation by having regular radio reports.