Second World War quiz

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  • 1
    What year did Hitler become chancellor of Germany?
  • 2
    When did Britain and her allies declare war on Germany?
  • 3
    Who commanded XIX. Panzerkorps during the Battle of France in 1940?
  • 4
    What was the date of Charles de Gaulle's famous speech to the French urging them to continue the fighting?
  • 5
    What was the name given to the German aerial operation targeting British airfields commencing on 6th August 1940?
  • 6
    Operation Barbarossa started on which date?
  • 7
    What agreement did Hitler defy when the invasion of the USSR began?
  • 8
    What infamous incident happened on 7th December 1941?
  • 9
    Who won a decisive victory in the Battle of Midway in June 1942?
  • 10
    Who were the opposing commanders in the Battle of El Alamein in 1942?
  • 11
    What major Russian city did Germany attempt to capture between the 17th of July 1942 and the 2nd of February 1943?
  • 12
    What river was the eastern boundary of the city of Stalingrad?
  • 13
    Where did the allies invade in operation husky in 1943?
  • 14
    Who was the Allied commander in the Philippines?
  • 15
    What was the objective of Operation Overlord?
  • 16
    What airborne division landed near Arnhem, with the intention of taking the town and the bridge intact?
  • 17
    What was significant about the Battle of Kursk in 1943?
  • 18
    What does the 'Battle of the Bulge' refer to?
  • 19
    What was the date of the German surrender and the end of the war in Europe?
  • 20
    What two Japanese cities were the only major settlements in history to be bombed using an atomic bomb?
  • 21
    What type of tank is this?
    What type of tank is this?
  • 22
    What type of plane is this?
    What type of plane is this?
  • 23
    What ship is this
    What ship is this
  • 24
    What make of gun is this?
    What make of gun is this?
  • 25
    Who is this?
    Who is this?

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