World War II

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Synonyms for World War II

a war between the Allies (Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States, USSR, Yugoslavia) and the Axis (Albania, Bulgaria, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Rumania, Slovakia, Thailand) from 1939 to 1945

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For instance, immediately 4000 war veterans of 2nd World War residing in US, Canada and Europe, the joined Israeli Army defeated the poorly trained armies of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Trans-Jordon, Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Egypt.
In the planned construction areas of Spartenumverlegungsarbeiten and on the property of the future turning loop, a suspected ordnance remaining from the 2nd World War II can not be excluded.
6th June 1944 will forever be remembered as an iconic moment in the history of the 2nd World War and Paul's genius rests in the way he not only tells the story of the D Day landings with expertise and minute by minute precision but above all in the way he brings it to life in a tangible way for the visitor.
He said the horrors and mass scale destruction of the 2nd World War coupled with failure of the League of the Nations must have served as perfect background to hasten the efforts for the establishment of the world body mandated with an agenda of conflict resolution, peace and development.
Summary: United Nations - Morocco has always been an example of co-existence and tolerance even in the darkest moments of the history of humanity, said, Thursday in New York, several participants in a conference on "Moroccan Jews during the 2nd World War.
We are incorporating the 2nd World War Kattenberg (Catshill).
Barco started in 1934 as a company producing radios and soon after the 2nd world war started with the production of television sets.
FOR the Danish Lutheran Church in Newcastle tomorrow marks Liberation Day, the end of the 2nd World War in 1945.
The second item -- the Duchess china, made after 2nd World War circa 1950, bears the Evelyn the pattern and is probably transfer print decorated not hand painted.
A further 140,000 rounds of ammunition and nearly 700 other weapons - mainly knives but others ranging from samurai swords to 2nd World War grenades - were handed in.
After the 2nd World War, regime change in foreign countries was favorable pursuit of America.
The 2nd World War partly destroyed house was then repaired again and beginning of the 60s of the 20th Century radical overhaul.
He would learn of the number of activities that are planned in the coming year for all families, including the development of a Memorial Garden dedicated to the service men and women killed in conflicts since the 2nd World War.
S envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan Richard Holbrooke has said that the Internally Displacement in Malakand division is the largest displacement after the 2nd world war.
Hundreds of care homes have been closed due to a lack of investment for improvements despite the government spending billions of pounds elsewhere, resulting in elderly residents mainly of the 2nd World War generation suffering the trauma of compulsory relocation.