Discussion in 'Military' started by Mindful, Sep 7, 2018.
You must certainly did.
Island nations run dry of those pretty quick.
Are you so ignorant that you don't understand the reasoning behind using atom bombs to end the war? No amount of reasoning can change minds like yours.
No one has addressed the original question.
Japan's expansionism was caused by a power vacuum in the region. They felt they had the imperial destiny and military capability to bring to fruition the Shinto/Samurai beliefs of their ruling class.
It did not help that a misguided iron/steel boycott was brought about by America.
Japan had a medieval war lord mentality but with modern weapons. What could possibly go wrong?
Germany had already developed an atom bomb. But didn't have the pactical means to use it. But what if they'd had? What would Gipper say to that?
You do understand that conventional American bombing raids killed
100,000 more Japs in Tokyo, than Hiroshima and Nagasaki...combined
I do and those bombings were war crimes too.
Here go - FDR's Pearl Harbor Bait
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