Causes of WWII Kenny Moquin

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    fascst party rises to power in italy

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    nazi party rises to power in germany

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    japan lacking land natural resources, becomes land hungry and looks to establish an empire

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    japan's economy worsens as a result of the great deppression

  • mussolini appointed prime minister

    mussolini appointed prime minister
  • nazi party is the largest political party in germany's Riechstag&hitlerbecomes head of the german state

    nazi party is the largest political party in germany's Riechstag&hitlerbecomes head of the german state
  • hitler tries to overthrow german government but fails and is imprisoned

    hitler tries to overthrow german government but fails and is imprisoned
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    japan's milatary takes overt government

  • japan's army seizes manchuria

  • america passes series of neutrility pact that would withhold weapons&loans from all nations at war

  • mussolini & italy invade ethiopia

  • hitler signs and alliance with mussolini,forming the axis powers

    hitler signs and alliance with mussolini,forming the axis powers
  • german troops invade the rhinelands

    german troops invade the rhinelands
  • hitler demands the sudentonland;britain and france agree in the munich conferance

    hitler demands the sudentonland;britain and france agree in the munich conferance
  • FDR moves american pacific fleet from san diego to pearl harbor

  • hitler annexes austia

  • hitler annexes czechoslovakia

  • britain & france pledge to support poland in the event that it is invaded by germany

    britain & france pledge to support poland in the event that it is invaded by germany
  • hitler invades poland-blitzkrieg

    hitler invades poland-blitzkrieg
  • france and great britain declare war on germany

    france and great britain declare war on germany
  • japan controls most of eastern china

  • america first commitee forms to fight for american isolationism

  • sitzkrieg ends-germany attacks denmark&norway

  • germany launches blitzkrieg on belgium

    germany launches blitzkrieg on belgium
  • german troops enter paris &france surrenders

    german troops enter paris &france surrenders
  • japan allis with germany&italy-tripartitie pact

  • congress authorized the first peacetime draft in the nation's history-selective service act

  • Roosevelt is elected third term

  • germany begins bombing england/battle of britain

  • lend-lease act

  • japan signs neutrility pact with the soviet union

  • Japanese forces occupy Indochina; U.S freezes Japan's American assets&cut off trade

  • japanese fleet starts moving toward southeast asia;US demands that Japan wothdraw form the tripartite pact

  • american milatary base, pearl harbor, is attacked by japanese warplanes

  • United States declares war on Japan

  • Germany&Italy declare war on the United States

  • german raids on engalnd end