Chapter 14: The United States in World
Following the attacks on Pearl Harbor, the United States mobilized for war.
People, places and terms:
Woman's Auxillary Army Corps. (WAAC)
A Philip Randolf
Office of Price Administration (OPA)
office of war mobilization
War Production Board (WPA)
Double "V" campaign
What need led to the production of Liberty ships?
How did the staus of women and African Americans in the armed forces change during the war?
What difficulties did women and minorities face in the wartime work force?
Why did President Roosevelt create the OSRD, and what did it do?
What basic problems were the OPA and WPA created to solve?
List 4 challenges to mobilization