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World War II Quiz

General knowledge about World War II 15 Questions.

 
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Which of these German field marshal's was forced to resign his post in 1938 ?

  • Werner von Fritsch
  • Ferdinand Schorner
  • Werner von Blomberg
  • Walther von Brauchitsch

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Which Sturmabteilung - SA commander was executed on the Night of the Long Knives ?

  • Otto Wagener
  • Ernst Rohm
  • Viktor Lutze
  • Wilhelm Schepmann

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What was the name of the defensive fortifications which France constructed along its borders with Germany ?

  • Mannerheim Line
  • Peel-Raam Line
  • Siegfried Line
  • Maginot Line

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Who was the Emperor of Manchukuo (puppet state of Japan) ?

  • Yixuan
  • Guangxu
  • Zaifeng
  • Puyi

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Which one of these was the heaviest and most powerfully armed battleship that was in service during World War II ?

  • Bismarck
  • Yamato
  • Tirpitz
  • USS Iowa

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What was the code name of the German invasion on Denmark and Norway ?

  • Operation Silberfuchs
  • Operation Buffel
  • Operation Ikarus
  • Operation Weserubung

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Which French army general signed armistice with Germany on 25 June 1940 ?

  • Philippe Petain
  • Charles Huntziger
  • Pierre Laval
  • Raphaël Alibert

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Who was the German commander during the Siege of Sevastopol ?

  • Friedrich Paulus
  • Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb
  • Fedor von Bock
  • Erich von Manstein

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Which Japanase admiral died when his plane was shot down over the Solomon Islands by American P-38 Lightning's ?

  • Isoroku Yamamoto
  • Chuichi Nagumo
  • Osami Nagano
  • Mineichi Koga

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Where was the "Wolf's Lair" - military headquarters located ?

  • Rastenburg
  • Freudenstadt
  • Bad Nauheim
  • Obersalzberg

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German field marshal Erwin Rommel was known as ?

  • Desert Rat
  • Desert Wolf
  • Desert Fox
  • Desert Lion

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Who was the leader of Yugoslav Partisans ?

  • Dragoljub Draža Mihailovic
  • Josip Broz Tito
  • Milan Nedic
  • Ante Pavelic

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Which german scientist was responsible for the V2 short-range ballistic missile development ?

  • Max Planck
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • Wernher von Braun
  • Otto Hahn

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What was the heaviest tank ever built during World War II ?

  • Panzer VIII Maus
  • Konigstiger
  • Iosif Stalin tank
  • M26 Pershing

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Who was the German President following Hitler's death ?

  • Rudolf Hess
  • Hermann Goring
  • Wilhelm Keitel
  • Karl Donitz

 

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