History of Wrigley's Gum in WWII?

Answer After the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, all manufacturing materials became hard to acquire. These shortages even affected the production at Wrigley Chewing Gum Company. However, Wrigley continued t... Read More »

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World History: What Were the Jeeps Called in WWII?

The iconic Jeep is something of an anomaly in the car world. This little go-anywhere kart is one of very few vehicles in history that defines its category, and is probably only one of two that actu... Read More »

How long was WWII?

World War II began on September 1, 1939, when Nazi Germany invaded Poland. The war ended on September 2, 1945, when Japan formally surrendered. World War II lasted six years and caused approximatel... Read More »

When did the blockade in WWII end?

Two major blockades occurred during World War II. The first was the Battle of the Atlantic, which lasted from Sept. 3, 1939, to the end of the European Campaign on May 7, 1945. The other involved t... Read More »

Who invented the gas masks of WWII?

Many of the gas masks used in World War II were created by an American inventor and chemist named James Bert Garner in 1915. These were the first gas masks to be tested on humans in a gas-filled ch... Read More »