World War 2 Timeline - Melya

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  • Kristallnacht

    Called "night of the broken glass", which refers to the broken windows in jewish shops. It was the night the nazi's shipped off the jews to concentration camps.
  • Italy declares war on Germany

  • Wannsee Conference

    A conference the nazis had outside of berlin to agree on a new approach. They developed a plan to achieve what one nazi leader called the "final solution to the jewish quetion". The plan would lead to a genocide in the near future.
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Believed to be the turnign point in World War 2 in europe. The german army was defeated in Russia and had to turn to a retreat.
  • Casablanca Conference

    The first war conference between the Allied Powers. It was a conference to plan the next strategy for the allies and the end of the war.
  • Anzio Invasion

    During the Italian Campaign of World War 2, was an Allied amphibious landing against Axis forces in the area of anzio and Nettuno, Italy.
  • Battle of the Bulge

    Germany Launched a counterattack in Belgium and Luxemburg. The attack pushed US' First army back to create a bulge in the allied army line.
  • Operation Overlord

    The code name for the Battle Of Normandy. The operation Launched the invasion of Germanoccupied western Europe during World War 2 by allied forces.
  • Liberation of paris

  • Yalta Conference

    Anouther conference between the allies. With soviet troops in most of eastern europe, stalin was in a strong negotiating postion.
  • Nuemburg Trials

  • V-E Day