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The destruction of it's war-making potential and the demoralization of the civilian population .

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Q: What are two effects of allied bombing raids on japan?
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Were the day light bombing raids over Japan as bad as the day light bombing raids in Europe?

the bombing campaign in japan was terrible. The u.s. used incendiary bombs which caused fires. japan was mostly wood structures, this is why it was so devistating.

What did people in Japan do when there were air raids during World War 2?

People in Japan were rarely aware of small allied bombing raids, such as Doolittle's raid because the government did not publicly release that they had been bombed, in trying to continue to look invincible to the rest of the world.

Was Germany the strongest nation after world war 2?

After WWII, Germany was defeated, bankrupt, and mostly a pile of rubble from Allied bombing raids.

Was Germany destroyed in World War 2?

Many parts of Germany were completely or majoritarily destroyed by Allied Bombing Raids or the invasion forces in 1944 and 1945. Most notably, Dresden was firebombed a such strong way that it has been described by some as an Allied War Crime. Of course, the Allied Bombing Raids were a result of the German-caused World War 2, but German civilians and cities still suffered.

What were the results of these bombing raids?


How did General Grant's policies on raids compare to the Allied bombing of Germany in World War 2?

Some historians see that Grant's raids against Southern communications were similar to one of the principal objectives of strategic bombing in WW 2. Perhaps the truly successful part of Allied bombing of Germany in WW 2 was the Allied attack on German railroads. One significant difference was that Grant's raids on Southern railways was not intended to terrorize Southern civilians. Allied bombing of Germany in the middle of WW 2 not only were designed to destroy rail links but to bring terror to German civilians. Curiously the railway bombings failed to destroy rail links that transported Jews to the Nazi death camps.

When was there huge bombing raids on Coventry?

In 1890.

Why was Iwo Jima captured?

1- It was one of the islands that the Allies needed to capture to advance closer to mainland Japan. 2- The airfields on the island were used to launch bombing raids on Japan.

What the American's aircraft do in World War 2?

The American aircraft was extremely important for bombing raids, such as the Doolittle raids or attacks on Germany from Allied bases in England. They also helped in the war in the Pacific, where aircraft carriers proved invaluable while fighting the Japanese.

Did any bombing raids take place in world war 1?

Yes. The Germans began bombing London with Zeppelins (air ships). Bombing raids to large cities were carried out with flights of bombers or sometimes individual bombers.

What were the casualties of the use of nuclear weapons in japan?

In round figures about 200,000. Similar to two thousand plane conventional fire bombing raids in the same period.

Ordered bombing raids on North Vietnam?

president Johnson

Who ordered bombing raids on North Vietnam?

president johnson

The bombing raids on England by the Germans were called operation?


US tactics toward Japan in World War 2?

The Pacific campaign against the Japanese consisted of "island hopping" where one island, or chain of islands, was taken at a time. Once an island was taken that was close enough to launch bombing raids from, the Japanese mainland was firebombed by Allied aircraft.

How did Hitler try to defeat the british?

Bombing Raids (The Battle of Britain)

Who ordered the bombing raids on North Vietnam?

Lyndon B. Johnson

How did Nixon justify his secret bombing raids on Cambodia and Laos?


What did Nixon do as he withdrew American troops from Vietnam?

He continued bombing raids

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Were there other alternatives than the A bomb on Japan?

The planned invasion Operation DOWNFALL was part of the use of the 16 A bombs on Japan The alternative was continued nightly fire bombing raids or a naval blockade to try and starve then into surrendering

How many people died in bombing raids?

Millions- no exact data available

What US military action ended World War 2 in the Pacific?

After massive bombing raids had already devastated the Japanese home islands, the final impetus was the dropping of two atomic bombs on Japan, virtually destroying the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Japan agreed to surrender just six days after the second bombing.

Did yokohama get hit by a nuclear bom?

no, and it was not on the target list for atomic bombing as it had already been heavily damaged by conventional incendiary bombing raids. that damage would have made weapons effects analysis for the new bombs too difficult to do and the results unclear and inconclusive.

How many German civilian casualties from bombing raids ww2?

Well over a million civilians were killed in Germany from the aerial bombing attacks.