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World War II Leaders and Commanders

What do you know about World War II leaders and military commanders?
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1. In what year Adolf Hitler's attack on Poland started World War II?
1941
1940
1942
1939
2. Where did Allied leaders Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt meet in 1945 to plan the final defeat of Germany?
Versailles
Ghent
Yalta
Nuremberg
3. With whom did Joseph Stalin sign the "non-war" pact to divide Poland?
Josip Broz Tito
Harry Truman
Winston Chuchill
Adolf Hitler
4. Which fact is not true about Winston Churchill?
Worked as war reporter
Served as Navy minister
Known for "V for Victory" hand sign
Died in 1955
5. In what year Benito Mussolini took Italy to war?
1943
1942
1940
1939
6. Who was Japan's emperor during World War II?
Yamamoto
Yoshihito
Hirohito
Naruhito
7. From 1925 who led the Chinese Nationalist government and fought Japanese and Chinese communists?
Chiang Kai-shek
Sun Yat-Sen
Tomoyuki Yamashita
Mao Zedong
8. When did Mao Zedong die?
1976
1956
1966
1996
9. Which WWI general was known as "The Desert Fox?"
Douglas MacArthur
Hermann Goernig
Erwin Rommel
Bernard Montgomery
10. Who promised Hitler that his air force (Luftwaffe) could defeat Britain?
Hermann Goering
Franz Halder
Heinz Guderan
Erwin Rommel
11. Who was the Commander of British bombers attacking Germany?
Arthur Harris
Chester Nimitz
Omar Bradley
George S. Patton
12. Who was accused of plotting to kill Hitler?
Friedrich Paulus
Erwin Rommell
Hermann Goering
Heinrich Himmler
13. Which fact is not true about Isoroku Yamamoto?
He led the attack on Pearl Harbor
He was son of Emperor Yoshihito
He died when his plane was shot
He fought in Russo-Japanese war
14. Who was Chester Nimitz?
Soldier who won Victoria Cross twice
British Air Marshall
Commander of US Pacific Fleet
American President
15. Where did US general Douglas MacArthur fight in World War II?
South America
Pacific
North Africa
Europe
16. How was Japanese general Tomoyuki Yamashita also called because of his victories?
"The Lion of Malaya"
"The Tiger of Singapore"
"The Tiger of Malaya"
"The Lion of Singapore"
17. Who was famous Russian general who led the armies to defeat Germans at Stalingrad and Kursk?
Vasily Zaitsev
Georgi Zhukov
Ivan Konev
Leonid Govorov
18. What units German commander Heinz Guderian led in World War II?
Tanks
Artillery
Aircrafts
Watercrafts
19. Which fact is not true about Dwight Eisenhower?
Ordered D-Day invasion of France
Ordered atomic bombs to be dropped
Served as US president
Commanded Allies landings in North Africa
20. Who commanded Allied ground forces in the D-Day landings?
Bernard Montgomery
Edward Kenna
Douglas MacArthur
Arthur Harris
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