By pax12
  • France Surrenders To Germany

    France Surrenders To Germany
    The French abandon Paris, declaring it an open city.
    The city was taken over.
  • Batavia Muckdogs Penn League

    Batavia Muckdogs Penn League
    Professional baseball came to Batavia.
    They won a few games that season.
  • Invasion of Poland

    Invasion of Poland
    It is the start of World War II.
    It was taken over in two weeks.
  • 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates

    1939 Pittsburgh Pirates
    19,444 fans at the game.
    It was the early Steeler team.
  • Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor

    Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor
    The attack was intended as a preventive action in order to keep the fleet from influencing the war that Japan was planning in Asia.
  • USS Pittsburgh Sunk.

    USS Pittsburgh Sunk.
    A ship named Pittsburgh sunk
    Pearl Habor.
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  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    The most important naval battle of the pacific war.
  • Arthur V. Ely Killed

    Arthur V. Ely Killed
    Born in Pittsburgh March 8 1912 and died in the war.
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    It was a major battle of World War II.
    Alot of people died.
  • Cornelius Hawkins born

    Cornelius Hawkins born
    Played basetball for the Pittsburgh Rens in his later years.
  • D-Day

    The operation was the largest amphibious invasion of all time 160,000 troops landed to fight.
  • Pittsburgh troops on D-Day

    Pittsburgh troops on D-Day
    Many people from Pittsburgh fought on that day.
  • Liberation of Paris

    Liberation of Paris
    The fight for Paris.
  • The Battle of the Bulge

    The Battle of the Bulge
    Hitler thought that the alliance would fall after the battle.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    United States fought to get Iwo Jima.
  • FDR Dies

    FDR Dies
    Right before he died he had terrific pain in the back of his head and collapsed.
  • Truman Becomes President

    Truman Becomes President
    Truman becomes president after Franklin D. Roosevelt died.
  • Hilter Commits Suicide

    Hilter Commits Suicide
    Adolf Hitler commits suicide by swallowing a cyanide capsule and shooting himself in the head.
  • VE Day

    VE Day
    Allies formally accepted the surrender of the forces of Germany. The war in Europe is over.
  • Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima

    Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima
    The bombing killed 90,000 to 166,000 people.
  • Victory over Japan Day

    Victory over Japan Day
    Japan's surrender was made in the afternoon of August 15, 1945.
  • Atomic Bomb Dropped Nagasaki

    Atomic Bomb Dropped Nagasaki
    60,000–80,000 people died.