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WWII Trivia

Last updated: January 14, 2017
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Who was the Soviet leader during WWII?
Josef Stalin
What is the most common name for the day the Allies invaded Normandy on 6th June 1944?
D-Day
Which Nazi leader went to Scotland to try and make peace with the British?
Rudolf Hess
Who was the president of the USA until he died in April 1945?
Franklin D Roosevelt
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Who was the president after him?
Harry Truman
What country did Germany invade in 1939 which led to the start of the war?
Poland
What was the nickname of the British Home Guard?
Dad's army
What was the punishment for deserting in most sides?
Death
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Who was the British primeminister for most of the war?
Winston Churchill
Which British primeminister died in 1940?
Neville Chamberlain
Who was the British monarch in the war?
George VI
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level 75
Feb 1, 2014
No credit for "King George VI"?
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level 44
Feb 1, 2014
Changed
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level 31
Apr 3, 2014
Does not accept: FDR, Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Franklin Delanor Roosevelt, Truman, Churchill, Chamberlain, Hess.
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level 31
Apr 3, 2014
And I would have got 100%, were it not for the ridiculous 'punishment' question. I put "shot", "firing squad", "shooting" and "execution" to no avail. That question is too open-ended.
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level 23
Sep 12, 2014
I agree with the above comments the answers for some questions are too specific and I had to try multiply times to get it right.
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level 59
Oct 24, 2015
wow, I put in Rudolph Hess, Hess, no good. Not a good quiz.
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level 17
Oct 25, 2017
chamberlain didn't die