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Against Poland, in September 1939.

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How did the Germans use blitzkrieg in Poland and great Britain?

They used it to surprise attack on Poland

Where did the Germans first use the blitzkrieg?

Poland in September 1939.

What where some strategies used in World War 2?

The Germans used Blitzkrieg, and WWII say the first widespread use of Guerrilla warefare.

How can you use the word aggressive in World War 2?

Blitzkrieg "The Nazis' aggressive attack on Poland was called Blitzkrieg (lightning war)".

3 On what country did the Germans first use their blitzkrieg tactics?

The German military first used their famed 'Blitkrieg" warfare in the invasion of Poland which began on September 1, 1939.

Did Germans use the Blitzkrieg on D-day?

No, it was not used on D-Day. Germany was in a defensive state during the invasion . The blitzkrieg is only used in offensive operations.

What attack did the Germans use during the World War 2?

Blitzkrieg : a tactic based on speed and surprise and needed a military force to be based around light tank units supported by planes and infantry .

Did the us use a blitzkrieg to defeat japan?

No. The typical blitzkrieg is a fast-paced invasion using waves of attack and throws everything the army has to use in the invasion at the opposition. It involved aircraft, tanks, artillery fire and other sorts of weaponry and was only really used by the Germans. It was characterized by the speed at which the attack was carried out. The US spent four years creeping across the ocean towards Japan and never invaded.

What kind of tactics did the Germans use for World War 2 battles?

It was 'blitzkrieg' meaning thunder and lightening warfare.

What country did the Germans Successfully use the Blitzkrieg attack on?

\ The Germans use Blitzkrieg attacks on Poland, Belgium, The Netherlands, France, Norway, Yugoslavia and Greece. They also conquered Denmark, but in a single day, apparently by political terms. The USSR (Russia, the Baltic states, East Poland, Ukraine and Belorussia) was also victim of the blitzkrieg tactic, having an outstanding success at first, but was halted by the numerous Russian forces near Moscow. "Germany successfully used the Blitzkrieg tactic against Poland (attacked in September 1939), Denmark (April 1940), Norway (April 1940), Belgium (May 1940), the Netherlands (May 1940), Luxembourg (May 1940), France (May 1940), Yugoslavia (April 1941), and Greece (April 1941)."

Where did germany first use blitzkrieg?

Blitzkrieg, or lightning war, was first used by Germany in their 1939 invasion of Poland. It was then used in 1940 in the operations against France and the Netherlands.

What was the first nation to fall to Blitzkrieg?

The first use of true blitzkrieg tactics by the German Wermacht was during the invasion of France. For many years it was thought that Poland was the first to fall to blitzkrieg tactics, but modern historians and tacticians now believe that the invasion of Poland was carried out by the use of more traditional military methods.Big Skynerd

What military tactic did Germany use to overrun Poland?

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What military tactic did the Germans use in world war 2?

The Germans used a tactic known as Blitzkrieg which means "lightning war" in German . The term was first used in 1939 to describe the tactics of high-speed warfare that launched the Nazi invasion of Europe . It was made possible by new technology and weapons .

What name did the Germans use for ''lightning war''?

It was called Blitzkrieg- Blitz means "lightning" and Krieg means "war". Interestingly, the Germans didn't actually use the term. It was an invention of Western (mainly British) journalists to describe the new tactics being employed by the Germans in the early campaigns of World War II.

How do you use blizkreig in a sentence?

The correct spelling of the word is blitzkrieg. Blitzkrieg, or lightening war, was a plan of attack adopted by Hitler's army in WWII wherein the goal was to overrun the enemy very quickly and brutally before they knew what hit them.

How did the Germans use the blitzkrieg in world war 2?

the Germans led by Hitler.stunned Europe with the speed and efficiency of the Germans attack.Armoned columns or panzer divisions supported by airplanes broke quickly through polish lines and encircled the bewildered polish troops.within four weeks Poland had surrenderd

Why couldn't Hitler use the blitzkrieg tactic on Britain World War 2?

Because, Britain was prepared for Germany's attack and to get to Britain, Hitler had to cross the English channel. He couldn't used the Blitzkrieg tactic onto Britain without them noticing.

Why did Hitler forces use blitzkrieg?

Hitler used blitzkrieg to win the war. He would have use a racket to win a tennis game.

How do thay use Blitzkrieg?

its the use of air power

What best describes the impact of blitzkrieg during World War 2?

The blitzkrieg (lightning war) was the use of coordinated German air and armored forces to rapidly overwhelm opposing forces, limiting German losses and materiel use. It allowed the Germans to defeat Poland, occupy France, and extend their area of control in North Africa.

Why was Germany able to defeat Poland and France so quickly?

Both countries were unprepared for the German blitzkrieg tactics where armour was supported by ground-attack aircraft. They were able to use surprise, shock and awe in the form of blitzkrieg, and were able to flank the Maginot Line.

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Where did battle of the bulge originally start?

the first attack from the Germans in the Battle of the Bulge was to attack and control the Elseborn ridge in Belgium, as it was the only bridge that Hitler could safely use to transfer his tanks. After this it began to spread to Luxembourg and back to Nazi Germany.