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Prior to being attacked by Japan in 1941 was the U.S considered to be apart of WW2? After Pearl Harbor did the U.S call war on just Japan or did they also declare war on Germany too? In your opinion if the U.S did not join the war do you think the allies and the Soviets could have won the war without the U.S?

1) No the US was not part of WWII prior declaring war.
  The UK was really trying to get the USA involved. Germany had fired on US ships twice.

2)Nazi Germany declared war on USA right after Pearl Harbor as support for another Axis nation.

3) Could they have won without the USA? Most likely not as the UK would been starved out by the Uboats. They may or may access to USA made weapons. The UK would most likely sued for peace at some point. Without the 2nd front Germany put a lot more man power and arms into the Eastern front. The USSR would have had much harder fight on hands. There no way to know the actual outcome.

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My interest is in the area US Military History. I have a special interest in US small arms. The Civil War, WWI and WWII are areas of special interest but I can handle questions on many areas of US military history.


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