Germany was sad and scary place in the 1930s, and the country had lost the world war 1 (a war they started , by the way ). Many Germans felt humiliated of binge defeated in the weld war 1, and also life was very tough. A large number of Germans were poor and desperate. But in 1945 in May 7 Germany surrenders, and in 1945 September 2 Japan surrenders. World war 2 officially ends. So the Allied forces wan the world war 2. Read I survived The Nazi invasion 1944.