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Henry A. Wallace
Henry Wallace (Eclipsed by The Eagle)
33rd President of the United States
In office
April 12, 1945 – January 20, 1953
Vice President Alben W. Barkley
Preceded by Franklin Roosevelt
Succeeded by Dwight Eisenhower
Vice President of the United States
In office
April 12, 1945 – January 20, 1953
Preceded by John Nance Garner
Succeeded by Richard Nixon
Personal details
Political party Democratic
Henry Wallace is the name of the 33rd President of the United States, serving from 1945-1953, he contined FDR's New Deal and began his long campaign to rebuild the United States. 

Presidency

Domestic

Wallace continued FDR's Policies of the New Deal and managed to pass the Second Bill of Rights, which was ratified on March 19, 1946. Wallace also pushed for Universal Health Care as well as relief for the impoverished. 

Wallace ushered in the GI Bill and begin devoting dollars towards rebuilding America's Infrastructure. 

Foreign

Wallace helped ended the War in Japan by dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6th and 9th, 1945. 

Wallace found himself with odds with some people in Europe, namely France, who criticized Wallace for allowing Vietnam to secede. Vietnam was placed under a British-backed Trusteeship and formally gained its independence on July 18, 1952. Wallace also spent $15 Billion USD to rebuild Europe under the Marshall Plan. With the Cold War becoming a serious problem, Wallace armed Greece and Turkey, managing to route Communists back to Russia. Unlike his OTL Equivilent however, Wallace was more cautious and was hesitant to form NATO.

He also was initally aganinst the Marshall Plan, and began calling for a return to neutrality once Europe was rebuit. 

Wallace was uneasy about Britain's plan to expand its empire. Wallace had pressured Britain to let go of India and for the African Colonies to be placed in Trusteeships (i.e. Vietnam). Britain however, managed to winover American Support by promising the Independence of India as well as the creation of Israeli and Palestinan States.

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