About 750,000 Texans served in World War II. As you learned in Chapter 23, Texans on the home front anxiously waited for news about relatives and friends fighting overseas. Texans at home had to make sacrifices in other ways, too. In this activity, you will take a closer look at the impact of World War II on Texans at home.
Destination Title: Red River Authority—World War II
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Start at the Red River Authority’s feature about World War II.
- Scroll down the page to read the text of the article.
- Click on the hyperlinks to explore additional information.
After browsing through the site, answer the following questions.