World War Two and the Holocaust

This is a informational flyer about world war 2 and the holocaust

World war 2 started in September , 1 1939

Most historians think what really kicked of the Second World War was the end of world war 1 after the treaty of Versailles was signed and the allies said that Germany and Hungary was responsible for it and that made Germany very poor and it was like leaving the front door open for hitter to become leader of nazi Germany.

Who was in it?

Well World War Two had two sides fighting in it the axis and the allies.

The allies included Britain, France, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, India, the Soviet Union, China and the United States of America.

Now on the axis side there was Germany, Italy and Japan.

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The holocaust

The holocaust was a genocide of Jewish Germans living in or around Germany.

Genocide : the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation. In the holocaust Jewish Germans were kicked out of there homes and Germans of the nazi party got the Jewish Germans homes and the Jewish Germans had to go to labor camps death camps and were killed on sight sometimes.