Why did the Germans attack curacao?
They didn't like the people and thought they could hold them captive so the ones they're against would give up.(Wrong)
The Top answer is wrong. The German's attacked Curacao to stop them from supplying the allied forces with oil, and then give the oil to there own forces instead.
the Germans used uboats and kept torpedoing cargo ships so the inhabitants didn't get the supplies they needed
curacao was invaded by the Germans in the year 1942 during world war 2
No. the Germans circled Curacao with U-boats. The Island played an important role with fuel. They produced jet fuel for The Americans. The Germans however wanted to bomb the refinery. They didn't get close.
The Germans wanted and needed oil
The Germans attacked Curacao to try an stop it from exporting allot of oil to the allied forces and also try to destroy or take over the refinery's but the Curacao soldiers, British soldiers, American soldiers, Scottish soldiers, Dutch soldiers and a few other Caribbean nations soldiers all helped in the defence of the island.
They couldn't fight the Germans back because they didn't have enough weapons to fight back to the Germans and when a shipped tried to get weapons or leave the Germans would torpedo it.
If you are talking about World War II, the Germans did not attack the United States.
life was very diffucult in curacao during world war 2. people had to blacken their curtains so that the Germans could not see in them to see if any one is home
One reason for countries such as the US and Canada to condemn the attack against Belgium by the Germans was because it gave the Germans a better position to attack France. Also during the attack the Germans killed many innocent people.
Germans were against Russia.
The Germans were not prepared for where the landings happened.
Special restrictions in areas of strategic value; this place is near South American oil fields.
The Germans thought that the Allies would attack on Calais, so Germany set up a army there. But, the Allies deceived Germany by going to Dover and attack there.
No records remain about the number of Germans who died in the attack on Juno Beach in June of 1944. About 360 Canadian and British soldiers died at the attack.
10 May 1940.
1 September 1939 .
Amphibious? Germans were using u boats to attack defenseless ships.
The countries of the United States and Canada condemned the attack against Belgium because it was done by the Germans who were part of the allied forces. The attack was unprovoked and the Germans murdered many civilians for no reason.
The Germans bombed Portsmouth because it was the main docking bay for parts of aeroplanes, bombes and even supplies, and Portsmouth had lots of submarines and boats to attack the Germans under the sea
The S.S. Hato is a ship in the Theodore Taylor novel titled The Kay. The SS. Hato was hit with a torpedo by the Germans and sunk between the islands of Curacao and Panama.
the u boat attack from the germans
it was the Germans along with Adam hart
The Germans wanted to sever the logistical supply line that was the Volga river and Stalingrad was the key to controlling river traffic .
Which part in the German country were the Germans banned from having troops in order to protect France from attack?
The Germans were not allowed to station any troops in the Rhineland.
The Germans invaded Poland.
Yes, that was just about the only navy they had.
so Germans don't attack people
the germans attack the messenians and killed everyone.
German forces did not attack, they defended....
The Germans first attack was at the Polish in 1939. The German generals had created a tactic called "blitzkrieg" meaning "lighting warfare". The operation was a huge success with the Polish defeated within a month. It was one of the most successful attacks ever in modern history with low casualties for the Germans.
The KKK rarely attacked Germans. They did strongly oppose German Immigration as they came in large numbers and were mostly Catholic.
The Soviets (Russians) and the Germans attacked Poland in September 1939.
They used it to surprise attack on Poland
Who did Germany attack and how were the Dutch West Indies affected by the Germans during World War 2?
The Germans were people who were against the U.S.A and English people in WW1 & WW2.
the wall dident save the Germans they built it so that no other countries could attack them but 40 years later the wall was destoryed
The Germans hoped to regain the initiative on the Eastern Front by eliminating the Kursk salient . ~ see related link below .
The Netherlands has jurisdiction over Curacao
what are natural recorse's in curacao
Willemstad is the capital of Curacao. Willemstad is the capital city of Curacao, an island country in the southern Caribbean Sea.
At different times the Germans had 90% of the city. However, this was only in early phase of the battle. After the initial attack, it slowly declined until the Germans surrendered and retreated westwards back to Germany.
Curacao is 37 miles long and 7.5
Curacao is located off the coast of Venezuela.
curacao is 61km in length and 14km wide.
The capital of curacao is de venis on the gate
one day long is how long curacao is.
Against Poland, in September 1939.
WWII started on September 1st 1939 when the Germans continued the attack on Poland
on the 1 of July y1916, the british launched an attack on Germans.
The Nazi Germans attacked Britain in the early part of 1940.