Q:

Who did the U.S. fight in World War II?

A:

The United States fought the Axis alliance in World War II. The Axis alliance consisted of Germany, Italy, Japan, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. These countries fought against the United States and the other members of the Allied forces.

The main countries that formed the Allied forces during World War II were the United Kingdom, the United States, France and the Soviet Union. Some of the other Allied nations included Australia, Canada, Belgium and China. World War II began in 1939 but the United States did not enter the war until the bombings in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. On September 2, 1945 the war officially ended when the Axis powers surrendered.


Is this answer helpful?

Similar Questions

  • Q:

    Why did the U.S. get involved in World War II?

    A:

    The United States got involved in World War II after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. The attack occurred after the United States refused to continue trading iron and gasoline to Japan. Japan needed these items to continue their war with China.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Where did World War II take place?

    A:

    World War II took place all over the world, including East Asia, Europe and the islands in the Pacific Ocean. Some fighting was seen as far away as the Aleutian Islands, Madagascar and South America.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Who did we fight in World War I?

    A:

    The United States fought Germany, Austria-Hungary and other members of the Central powers in World War I. America's primary enemy was Germany due to several of its actions designed to shift the war to its advantage. The main factors that contributed were the sinking of the Lusitania and the Zimmermann Telegram.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    What was rationing in World War II?

    A:

    Rationing in World World II put limits on what people could buy due to the short supply of goods in the country. After the United States entered the war, production of consumer goods dwindled.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore