The "Arsenal of Democracy" in World War II was a slogan used by U.S. President
Franklin D. ... "The great arsenal of democracy" came to specifically reference
America and its ......
By the Lend-Lease Act America sent weapons ammunition tanks and airplanes to
Britain? By the ... When did Britain finish paying for lend lease to America?
May 12, 2015 ... ... weapons, military equipment, munitions, strategic raw materials, ammunition, ...
The Lend-Lease Act required countries requesting American ... arms (0.5% of the
total) were manufactured by American, British, and ... For example, in 1941 the
United States promised to send 600 tanks and 750 aircraft, but ...
Apr 2, 2010 ... President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Lend-Lease Act. ... the sympathies of
America were with Great Britain, which almost singlehandedly ... substantial aid
was also sent to Nationalist China to help it fight the Japanese. ... that means all
kinds of weapons, ammunition and war machinery, such as tanks, ...
Lend-lease is a plane fresh out of San Diego, roaring into battle on the Russian ...
giving health and vigor to British war workers producing weapons for many ...
American forces mostly used American equipment from the assembly lines of ...
rounds of ammunition, 895 pieces of artillery, and 60 thousand machine guns
Russia's Life-Saver: Lend-Lease Aid to the U.S.S.R. in World War II (Book
Review) ... items sent to the former Soviet Union by the United States under the
Lend-Lease ... 1996, give us a vivid picture of how these tanks were employed by
the Russians. American aircraft, flown by Russian ferry pilots across the vast
expanse of .....
"What were the British going to do, give us the tanks back that were blown up, ...
Roosevelt's Lend-lease plan -- which promised the return of American weapons
after ... sending weapons unless England paid in cash and England was
bankrupt. ... way to give the British planes, tanks, guns, artillery, ammunition
without them ...
The Soviets have long insisted that Lend-Lease aid made little difference. ... of
aid supplied from the West under the Lend-Lease Act—but it was still clearly ... of
the weapons supplied, with American and British tanks and planes invariably ...
Aug 5, 2004 ... "As for the lend-lease act, the numbers I have are these: 45,000 ... 12,536 tanks,
17,834 airplanes, 130,500 automatic weapons, 240,000 tons of explosives and
ammunition, 13,200 revolvers, 2.5 million tons of petrol and other war materials.
.... and American use in exchange for Lend Lease sent to Britain.
A British credit line was subsequently opened 16 August 1941, and arms ... (The
British Lend-lease to the Soviet Union was formalized in a British-Soviet ... vital to
USA the Lend-lease act was formally extended to USSR on November 1941. ... a
big number of aircraft were grounded because of lack of spares, ammunition, ...