role Georgia played in World War II and the post-developments after the war
Bombing of PearlOn December 7, 1941 he Japaneses attacked the U.S naval base at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, 2,403 people died as a result of the attack. this prompted the U.S to join the war.
Lease Act-Lend The Lend-Lease Act stated that the U.S. government could lend or lease (rather than sell) war supplies to any nation deemed “vital to the defense of the United States.” Under this policy, the United States was able to supply military aid to its foreign allies during World War II while still remaining officially neutral -"history.com"
1946 Governor RaceA series of controversies Georgia's Governor position after the Democratic nominee and former Governor Eugene Talmadge, who died weeks later in mid-December, before his scheduled inauguration in January 1947.
By: John Betts III
Richard B. RussellWas Georgia's 66th Governor from 1931 to 1933.He was also in United States Senate for almost 40 years, from 1933 to 1971.
Carl VinsonCarl Vinson was an American politician who served in the U.S. House of Representatives for over 50 years and was influential in the 20th century expansion of the U.S.
William B. Hartsfieldwas a fomer mayor Georgia of as the 49th and 51st Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia. His tenure extended from 1937 to 1941 and again from 1942 to 1962, making him the longest-serving mayor of his Atlanta, Georgia.
Ivan Allen JrIvan Earnest Allen Jr., was an American businessman who served two terms as the 52nd mayor of Atlanta, during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s.