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WWII Lend-Lease Posters: campaigning for Soviet troops

Despite certain contradictions existing between the USSR, USA, and Great Britain during World War II, they maintained a close relationship as the main allies in the anti-Hitler coalition. In their fight against fascism, the countries actively used propaganda, releasing campaign posters with catchy slogans.
By Gazeta Russa
Despite certain contradictions existing between the USSR, USA, and Great Britain during World War II, they maintained a close relationship as the main allies in the anti-Hitler coalition.  In their fight against fascism, the countries actively used propaganda, releasing campaign posters with catchy slogans.
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Despite certain contradictions existing between the USSR, USA, and Great Britain during World War II, they maintained a close relationship as the main allies in the anti-Hitler coalition. In their fight against fascism, the countries actively used propaganda, releasing campaign posters with catchy slogans.
The Red Cross actively collected donations and organized aide for allied troops. On June 22, 1941, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced a new decision by his government to organize aide for the USSR and join the fight against Germany.

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The Red Cross actively collected donations and organized aide for allied troops. On June 22, 1941, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced a new decision by his government to organize aide for the USSR and join the fight against Germany.
After concluding their partnership pact, delivery of military supplies, strategic materials, and food products to the USSR began.

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After concluding their partnership pact, delivery of military supplies, strategic materials, and food products to the USSR began.
Churchill's wife, Clementine, organized humanitarian relief on behalf of the Red Cross, thus leading to the fund being popularly called the "Clementine Churchill Fund".

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Churchill's wife, Clementine, organized humanitarian relief on behalf of the Red Cross, thus leading to the fund being popularly called the "Clementine Churchill Fund".
In addition to this, a government Lend-Lease program existed in which the United States supplied equipment to allied countries during World War II.

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In addition to this, a government Lend-Lease program existed in which the United States supplied equipment to allied countries during World War II.
The form in which these supplies (lease) were presented was initially extremely convenient for the US government.

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The form in which these supplies (lease) were presented was initially extremely convenient for the US government.
Before December 1941, US did not take part in the war and had to deal with strong anti-war sentiments in the country. / We're sinking fascist pirates.

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Before December 1941, US did not take part in the war and had to deal with strong anti-war sentiments in the country. / We're sinking fascist pirates.
The anti-Hitler coalition, which consisted of 29 countries, also provided aide to the USSR. / Members of the anti-Hitler coalition as of July 1941.

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The anti-Hitler coalition, which consisted of 29 countries, also provided aide to the USSR. / Members of the anti-Hitler coalition as of July 1941.
During the war years, the anti-Hitler Coalition was synonymously called the "United Nations", a term suggested by US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and first seen in the 1942 Declaration by United Nations.

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During the war years, the anti-Hitler Coalition was synonymously called the "United Nations", a term suggested by US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and first seen in the 1942 Declaration by United Nations.
The coalition's influence on war-time and postwar peace-building was enormous. It served as the basis for the creation of the United Nations (UN).

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The coalition's influence on war-time and postwar peace-building was enormous. It served as the basis for the creation of the United Nations (UN).
The coalition's contribution in the fight against the enemy was extremely uneven: some members actively fought against Germany and its allies, while others helped them by delivering military equipment, and still others only nominally participated in the war.

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The coalition's contribution in the fight against the enemy was extremely uneven: some members actively fought against Germany and its allies, while others helped them by delivering military equipment, and still others only nominally participated in the war.
The first convoy to the USSR consisted of 7 ships and took place on August 31, 1941. Everything came to us by sea.

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The first convoy to the USSR consisted of 7 ships and took place on August 31, 1941. Everything came to us by sea.
Significant deliveries were made from 1941 to 1945: by today's measures, approximately $140 billion worth.

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Significant deliveries were made from 1941 to 1945: by today's measures, approximately $140 billion worth.
November 14, 2013
Tags: history, second world war

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