McKenzie Campalong's World War 2 timeline

  • Germany invades Poland

    1.5 million German troops invade Poland all along its 1,750-mile border with German-controlled territory. At the same time, the German Luftwaffe bombed Polish airfields, and german warships and U-boats attacked Plish navel forces.
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  • My Granny's older brother was born

    He was born on that date. He is now 72.
  • Her brother got sick

    He was sick for a few days but them got better. His mom did her best to make him better.
  • France surrenders to Germany

    France surrenders to Germany after a long fight. They surrendered on May 10, 1940.
  • The family lived togeher

    My family back then lived together ina house. It was like that for a while.
  • Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

    On this day Japanese attcked Pearl Harbor. Many were killed because of this attack.
  • Battle of Midway

    The battle is considered the decisive battle of the war in Pacific. The battle lasted for a few days.
  • The Battle of Stalingrad

    This battle was said to be the turning pint in the war. It was a horrible battle that was fought.
  • My pap was born

    My pap was born on that date. He was the first child in his family.
  • Granny was born

    My Granny was born on July 23,1941. She is now 68.
  • D Day

    Allied troops landed on a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline. More then 5,000 ships supported the D Day.
  • Granny's family bought new house

    They moved out of their old house and into a new one. The new one was much nicer then the last one.
  • A cousin died

    She was five yers old. They never knew why she died.
  • Allies liberate (Free) Paris

    The Allies liberated Paris on this date. They worked hard to get them freed.
  • Battle of the Bulge

    It was the last major Nazi offensive against the Allies in World War two. It was fought in the winter months.
  • Snow Kept everyone inside for a while

    When it snowed that winter it kept some of the family indoors. They were stuck inside for five days.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    The United States fought for and captured Iwo Jima. It was aslo called the Operation Detachment.
  • Ran out of food

    That time is when they lost a lot of food. They went with little food for a few weeks.
  • FDR dies and Truman becomes president

    When FDR died Trueman became president. Truman was the vice-president at the time. He had limited work on FDR's work.
  • Granny's grandfather went to war

    He was a soldier. he fought and came back home alive.
  • Good times for the family

    My family went through a good time period at that time. They had enough food and money.
  • Some members in the family died

    There was an accident where some members of the family died. It was only three of them.
  • Hitler commits suicide

    On this day Hitler commits sucide. The news reports are all over it and the news spreads across the world.
  • Granny's younger brother as born

    He was born on that date. He has 2 other siblings.
  • VE Day

    It stands for Victory in Europe Day. It is the date when the Allies formally accepted the unconditional surrender of the armed forces of Nazi Germany.
  • The family lost some money

    My family back then lost some money at that time. My great grandfather soon got a new job.
  • Atomic Bomb dropped on Nagasaki

    It was destroyed by the bomb. Many of people had died after that bombing.
  • Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima

    Hiroshima a a large population with many soldiers. The explosion was very big.
  • VJ Day

    It is the day when the Allies announced the surrender of Japanese forces. it was a memerable day.
  • They had a lot of food.

    During that time a lot of food was made. They had enough food to last them for a while.