Chapter 27

  • Kellog-Braind Act

    Kellog-Braind Act
    Outlaws war (August)
  • Clark Memorandum

    Clark Memorandum
    repudiates Roosevelt Corollary (December)
  • Japan

    Japan occupies China's Manchurian province.
  • FDR

    extends diplomatic recognition to USSR.
  • Hilter

    His troops reoccuply Rhineland.
  • Neutrality Act

    Neutrality Act
    FDR signs the permanent Neutrality Act (May)
  • Quarentine

    FDR urges quaretnine of aggressor nations (October)
  • Japanese Planes

    Japanese Planes
    Sink the USS Panay in China (December)
  • Munich Conference

    Munich Conference
    Conference appeases Hitler (September)
  • Germany invades...

    Germany invades...
    Germany invades Poland
  • WWII

    WWII Begins
  • USSR

    Germany invades the USSR.
  • Japan attacks

    Japan attacks
    Japan attacks Pearl Harbor; US enters WWII.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    US defeats the Japanese at the Battle Of Midway.
  • North Africa

    North Africa
    Allies land in N. Africa
  • Stalingrad

    Soviets smash Nazis
  • Normandy Beachheads

    Normandy Beachheads
    Allies land at the Normandy Beachheads.
  • Big Three

    Big Three
    Big three meet at Yalta (February)
    FDR, Stalin, and Churchill.
  • FDR's death

    FDR's death
    FDR dies, and Truman becomes President (April)
  • Germany surrenders

    Germany surrenders
  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    US drops atomic bombs.
    H on August 6.
    N on August 9.
  • Japan

    Japan surrenders (august)