southern states played a big role in WW2 and georgia played a huge part. Some 320,000 georgians served in the Us armed forces during WW2
During WW2 in america the great depression was happening and in georgia the agriculture was going down because the stock market had crashed.
the bell bomber at its peak put some 28,000 Georgians to work building B-29 bombers which caused the town population to grow.
lend lease act
The bombing of pearl Harbor is what brought us into WW2 and thousands of Georgian participated
carl vinson, william B. heartsfield and iven allen jr played a part in WW2 also carl vinson served on the us congress for one of the longest terms. William B. Heartsfield was mayor from 1947-61. Iven Allen jr was governor throughoutall of the world war.
the lend lease act was a program under which the United States supplied the United Kingdom, Free France, the Republic of China, and later the Soviet Union and other Allied nations with food, oil, and materiel between 1941 and August 1945