Japan in World War 2

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In History
  • Second Sino-Japanese War

    Lasted till September 2, 1945. A military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from 1937 to 1941.
  • Invasion of French Indochina

    In order to prevent the Republic of China from importing arms and fuel through French Indochina along the Sino-Vietnamese Railway, from the port of Haiphong through Hanoi to Kunming in Yunnan. Japan won.
  • Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor

    Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor
    Over 2,400 people were killed, 1,178 were injured. The attack at Pearl Harbor so outraged Americans that the U.S. abandoned its policy of isolationism and declared war on Japan the following day.
  • Japanese invasion of Thailand

    Japanese invasion of Thailand
    It was fought between Thailand and the Empire of Japan. Thai alliance became a puppet state with Japan.
  • Allies side with Japan

    Allies side with Japan
    Germany and Italy side with Japan and officially declare war on the United States.
  • Battle of Bataan

    Battle of Bataan
    This ended on April 9, 1942. Japan won. It represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan's invasion of the Philippines during World War II.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    It was the most important naval battle of the Pacific Campaign of World War II.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    The battle of Iwo Jima was a major battle in which the United States Armed Forces fought for and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Japanese Empire.
  • Battle of Okinawa

    Battle of Okinawa
    japanThe battle of Okinawa was fought on the Ryukyu islands of Okinawa.
    It was between the USA and Japan.