S: Benito Mussolini
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FC: Benito Mussolini By: Johnny Davis
1: What I already knew: Benito Mussolini was El duce (prime minister) of Italy.
2: Did he fight in World War 2? Mussolini was a corporal in WWI and was discharged for being hit with shrapnel while in a trench.
3: Why did he join Germany? Mussolini joined the war to help Germany invade France in 1943.
4: What happened when he tried to invade more land? Mussolini suffered heavy setbacks when Russia and United States entered France.
5: What happened to Mussolini after his attacks? Mussolini was arrested for treason soon after he was cast off his throne.
6: How did Mussolini get out of jail? Afterwards a German commando broke Mussolini out of jail and put him in command of a puppet government in northern Italy.
7: What happened after he got out of jail? In the spring of 1945 Northern Italy collapsed and on April 27, 1945 Italians captured Mussolini and Executed him publicly.
8: Afterwards American soldiers watched after the capital and the army to keep more soldiers from leaving and going to battle with Germany again.
9: Resouces | Photos: Google images. Photobucket. Research: http://www.comandosupremo.com/Mussolini.html Encyclopedia Britannica #15 publisher: William Bentom