Cause of WW2 Justin

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    Nazi party rises to power in germany

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    Fascist party rises to power in italy

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    Japan Becomes land-hungry and looks to establish an empire!

    they are lacking land and natural resourses
  • Hitler tries to overthrow German government,but fails and is imprisoned

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    Japan's eonomy worsens as a result of the Great Depresion

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    Japan's military takes over government

  • Nazi party is the largest political party in germany's riechstag

    hitler becomes head of german state
  • Musolini & Italy invade Ethiopia

  • Hitler signs and alliance with Mussolini, forming the Axis Powers

  • German troops invade the Rhineland

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    Japan's army seizes Manchuria(norhtern China)

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    FDR moves American Pacific fleet fromk San Diego to Pearl Harber

  • Hitler annexes Austria

  • Hitler demands the Sudetenland

    Britain and France agree in the Munich Confrerence
  • Hitler anexes Czechoslovakia

  • Britain and France pledge support to poland in the event that it is invaded by germany

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    America passes a series of Neutrality Acts saying that the US wouldwithhold weapons & loans from all nations at war

  • Hitler invades Poland- Blitzkrieg

  • France & Great Britan declaire war on Germany

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    Japan controls most of eastern China

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    American First Commitee forms to fight for American isolationism

  • Sitzkrig ends- Germany attacks Denmark & Norway

  • Germany launches blitzbkreig on Belgium

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    German troops enter Paris & France Serenders

  • Japan allies with Germany and Italy - Tripartite Pact

  • Congress authorizes the firstt peacetime draft in the nation's history - Selectie Service Act

  • Roosevelt is reelected to a third term

  • Germany Begins Bombing England/Battle of Britain

  • Lend-Lease Act

  • Japan signs neutrality pact with Soviet Union

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    Japanese forces occupy Indochina; U.S. frezes Japan's American assets& cuts off trade

  • Japanese fleet begins moving toward Southeast Asia; US demands that Japan withdraw from Tripartite Pact

  • German raids on England ends

  • American military base, Pearl Harber, is attacked by Japanese warplains

  • United States declares war on Japan

  • Germany & Italy declare war on United States