Essays Tagged: "japanese troops"

The end of WW II

itler and Mussolini made an alliance with Japan. The Tripartite Pact provided the right of entry of Japanese troops into Indochina. Japan quietly extended her influence in the Pacific, threatening the ... , rich in raw materials.The United States, along with Great Britain and the Netherlands, warned the Japanese against territorial expansion by force. After Japan's occupation of Indochina, President Fr ...

(5 pages) 92 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

"The Rape of Nanking," by Iris Chang.

w: Nanking; Dachau." History is based on perspective. World War II started on December 7, 1941, the Japanese Imperial Army attacked Pearl Harbor. Europeans go back a couple years to September 1, 1939, ... e invasion of Ethiopia in 1935. However, Asians trace the beginnings of the war way back during the Japanese invasion of Manchuria in 1931. Hitler and Germany use a train of thought that they are the ...

(11 pages) 115 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

New Guinea During the Battle of the Pacific -It's the military involvement during the war in New Guinea.

gagements undertaken by the Army, the Navy, military allied forces, and other services.In 1942, Japanese South Seas Detachment under Major-General Horii Tomitaro landed at Buna on the northeastern ... of mountains from Port Moresby. The battle of the Coral Sea and the fight at Guadalcanal ended the Japanese drive across the Southwest Pacific, but the Japanese troops still controlled the northern h ...

(5 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

How did the CCP's land reform policy help the party to win the Chinese civil war between 1946 and 1949?

r between 1946 and 1949 startedOn August 15th 1945, Japan surrendered ending WW2. The withdrawal of Japanese troops left a power vacuum within a short period of time in China. Both main parties, the c ... T) and the Chinese Communist Party(CCP), wanted to take over the country. After the eight-year anti-Japanese War the masses from all ranks wanted peace giving Chiang Kai-Shek, the leader of KMT at tha ...

(10 pages) 110 3 4.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

World War 2: Pacific Front

hurt Japan very badly. The U.S. would not lift the embargo unless Japan did three things: Halt the Japanese Tripartite Pact with Italy and Germany; Pull all Japanese troops out of Southeast Asia and ... se troops out of Southeast Asia and China, and Give back all territory taken from China since 1931. Japanese Prime Minister Hideko Toyo was worried. He said, "I am afraid we would become a third-class ...

(4 pages) 39 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Bataan Death March - (Command Responsibility)

Just hours after the Japanese sneak attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, 40,000 Japanese troops quickly organized ... ers via truck but there were too many POWs so the only way to transport the troops was to walk. The Japanese marched approximately 76,000 sick, wounded and malnourished 80 miles out of the area, so as ... n fell behind on the march because of the factors above they were quickly stabbed by a bayonet. The Japanese soldiers perpetrated war crimes for no reason at all. They deliberately ran down POWs with ...

(9 pages) 44 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Politics In Sports

the world. Meanwhile, in China, an even more gruesome assault was underway on another ethnic group. Japanese soldiers invaded Nanking, the capital of China, full of anger, eager for revenge. These Jap ... for revenge. These Japanese soldiers committed countless atrocities. For "Six Weeks of Terror"# the Japanese troops raped women, killed children and burned the city to the ground. This slaughter of hu ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Fall of Hong Kong December 1941

d they knew the local area well. Adding on to all that, rumours were passed around us about how the Japanese could not see well at night and needs glasses and we were only expecting 5,000 Japanese tro ... the end, it would still delay their attacks on other Asia countries but if we just surrendered, the Japanese would win and conquer all of Asia. Mr. Winston Churchill putted off the Japanese and also l ...

(3 pages) 643 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Ambrose Essay On WWII In The Pacific

Ambrose Essay The Japanese fought so bitterly because because theit way of life frowned upon surrender and defeat. The ... surrender while still capable of fighting one final battle was considered dishonorable. The Japanese treated Prisoners of War so badly because of the sever race prejudice. The Japanese saw Ame ... ly because of the sever race prejudice. The Japanese saw Americans a Japanese girl-raping apes. The Japanese also treated them so badly because of their drice to push on. They would not surrender. Jap ...

(2 pages) 549 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Was the fear of the Japanese aggression in South-East Asia in World War 2 justified?

Japanese aggression in South-East Asia sparked the Australian government's change in reliance upon B ... parked the Australian government's change in reliance upon Britain to the USA. Was this fear of the Japanese justified and what changes were brought about during the war years?Japan's grip on South-Ea ... ht about during the war years?Japan's grip on South-East Asia was getting stronger throughout 1941. Japanese troops were in Malaya and the Philippines and were getting closer and closer to Australia. ...

(7 pages) 20 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Role of the Sino-Japanese War for Communist Victory in Chinese Civil War

A. IntroductionIn my Essay I will be focusing on the Role of the Sino-Japanese War against other factors for Communist victory in Chinese Civil War. My objectives are to ... examine the strengths and weaknesses of the Communist and Nationalists respectively during the Sino-Japanese War (1937-1941) and analyse how this in turn contributed to Communist victory. Upon which I ... thin holding the major cities and the railway and river lines of communication connecting them. [1] Japanese troops were seldom seen in the rural areas remote from the Japanese network. Despite strong ...

(8 pages) 27 1 4.2 Aug/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History