World War II & The Holocaust

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World War II & The Holocaust. Part I: Hitlers Rise to power. Treaty of Versailles Took away land Forced Acceptance of Blame for WWI Limits on military Required reparations No occupation of Germany. 1919 WWI Problems. 1921. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


<ul><li><p>World War II &amp; The Holocaust</p></li><li><p>Part I:Hitlers Rise to power</p></li><li><p>1919 WWI Problems</p><p> Treaty of Versailles Took away landForced Acceptance of Blame for WWI Limits on military Required reparations No occupation of Germany</p></li><li><p>1921 Political parties formed in the new German democracy - Weimar Republic One of these was the National Socialist Party (a.k.a. Nazi) led by Hitler</p></li><li><p>1923Beer hall (Munich) putsch Hitlers first attempt to take over part of the Weimar Republic. 5 year prison sentence, served 8 months </p></li><li><p>1929Us Stock market crashes Causes a world recession making the Weimar Republic even poorer Makes U.S. become isolationist </p></li><li><p>1930The Depression allows the growing Nazi party to win many elections </p></li><li><p>Part II:</p><p>You Tricked Me</p><p>Oops, I did it again</p></li><li><p>1933 President appointed Hitler Chancellor. Nazis organize Reichstag burning Hitler requests and is granted emergency powers. Book burnings begin </p></li><li><p>1934 Night of the long knives </p></li><li><p>1935 Hitler begins illegally rebuilding the German army </p></li><li><p>1936Germany occupies the Rhineland (demilitarized zone taken during WWI) </p></li><li><p>1938 Hitler announces Anschluss (joining) with Austria</p><p> German troops occupy the Sudentenland </p></li><li><p>1939 Nazis occupy Czecholslovakia Hitler signs pact with Soviet Union Nazis invade Poland and it is divided with the Soviet Union </p></li><li><p>1940France signs armistice with hitler </p></li><li><p>1941 Nazis begin war in North Africa Nazis attack ????? </p></li><li><p>1942U.S. finally enters the war after the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor </p></li><li><p>Holocaust</p></li><li><p>1933</p><p> Jews prohibited from owning land Jews prohibited from newspaper editing First concentration camps open </p></li><li><p>1935Jews prohibited from full citizenship </p></li><li><p>1938 Jews must register all businesses and property with authorities Jews must apply for identity cards Jews prohibited from medicine and law Jews expelled from regular schools</p></li><li><p>1939 Jews lose tenant rights and are moved into ghettos Curfews set at 8pm Wireless radios are forbidden </p></li><li><p>1939 Jews required to wear a yellow star Nazis begin euthanasia program for the sick and disabled </p></li><li><p>1941 Jews ordered into forced labor Einsatzgruppen begin mass murder 1st death camp opens</p></li></ul>


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