Japan WWII

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In History
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Japan attacked Pearl Harbor US. This lead the US to declare war on Japan.
  • Bombing in Darwin, Australia

    Bombing in Darwin, Australia
    This was the second largest bombing since the bombing of Pearl Harbor; Japanese invade Bali.
  • Battle of the Coral Sea

    Battle of the Coral Sea
    Japan fought Australia and the United States in this battle. This battle was fought in the Coral Sea located by Australia. There wasn't a specific winner; however, Japan had heavier losses which would lead to the United States victory at Midway.
  • Turning Point for Japan.

    Janpan lost their battle of Midway, The US destroy four Japanese carriers, a cruiser, and damage another cruiser and two destroyers.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    The battle was between Japan and the United States. The location was Midway Atoll. Japan lost this battle.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    This battle was fought from February 19th-March 26th 1945. It was fought between Japan and the United States. It was fought at Iwo Jima which was on Japan's homeland. The United States won this battle.
  • Japan Withdraws from China

    This was showing that Japan was losing the war. In the begining Japan want to defeat China to rule as one but now withdrawing it was showing their slow down.
  • Atomic Boming of Hiroshima.

    Atomic Boming of Hiroshima.
    This was the first out of two atomic bombs America sent to Japan. It destoryed the whole city. 140,000 people died from the bomb.
  • Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki

    Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki
    This was the final bombing. It was called the "Fat Man." It killed 74,000 people,
  • Japan Surrendered

    Japan surrenders to the Allies after the two atomic bombs.