World War II Ads – Government Messages to Raise War Awareness and Support

A World War 2 Advertisement urging the public to provide paper for making the war equipment

Introduction In 1941, after the Japanese planes attacked Pearl Harbor, (December 7) the United States entered World War 2. It launched its own rationing program where Americans were only allowed to buy and ration domestic goods such as local shoes, cars etc. The British government and American government were interested in raising awareness among the … Read more