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The Lend-Lease policy, formally titled "An Act to Promote the Defense of the United States was a program under which the United States supplied Free France, ...

Lend-Lease Act - World War II - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Lend-Lease Act, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Lesson 4: FDR and the Lend-Lease Act | EDSITEment


This lesson shows students how broadly the Lend-Lease Act of March 1941 empowered the federal government—particularly the President—and asks students ...

Lend-Lease - United States American History


The Lend-Lease Act was passed by Congress on March 11, 1941. It provided that the president could ship weapons, food, or equipment to any country whose  ...

Lend-Lease: Facts and Numbers | IIP Digital


Apr 2, 2010 ... At the time the Lend-Lease Act was debated in Congress, the sympathies of America were with Great Britain, which almost singlehandedly ...

The Lend-Lease Act of 1941 | US House of Representatives: History ...


Image courtesy of Library of Congress Less than one year after congressional passage of the Lend-Lease Act to aid Great Britain and other countries fighting the ...

Lend-Lease - World War II - Military History - About.com


The Lend-Lease Act of 1941 allowed the United States to loan and lease defense equipment to the Allies for the duration of World War II.

lend-lease | United States [1941] | Britannica.com


8, 1940, proposed the concept of lend-lease, and the U.S. Congress passed his Lend-Lease Act in March 1941. This legislation gave the president the authority ...

Congress, Neutrality, and Lend-Lease


Between 1935 and 1937 Congress passed three "Neutrality Acts" that tried to keep the United States out of war, by making it illegal for Americans to sell or ...

Lend Lease Bill - Today's Document from the National Archives


(Lend-Lease Bill) dated January 10, 1941; Records of the U.S. House of ... The " Lend-Lease" act met Great Britain's deep need for supplies yet allowed the ...

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Our Documents - Lend-Lease Act (1941)


Passed on March 11, 1941, this act set up a system that would allow the United States to lend or lease war supplies to any nation deemed "vital to the defense of  ...

Lend-Lease - Office of the Historian


Lend-Lease and Military Aid to the Allies in the Early Years of World War II ... The Neutrality Act of 1939 allowed belligerents to purchase war materiel from the ...

Lend-Lease Act - American Memory - Library of Congress


Oct 8, 2010 ... President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Speech on Lend-Lease Act, March 15, ... The Senate passed a $5.98 billion supplemental Lend-Lease Bill on ...