Development of the Second World War

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  • The War in Europe began

    The War in Europe began
    The War in Europe began when Nazi Germany under Adolf Hitler invaded Poland
  • The Phony War

    The Phony War
    Britain and France declared war on Germany
  • Germany defeated many countries

    Germany defeated many countries
    German offensives rapidly defeated Denmark, Norway, Belgium, the Netherlands and France
  • Operation Barbarossa

    Operation Barbarossa
    Hitler invaded Russia
  • Japan attacked Pearl Harbor

    Japan attacked Pearl Harbor
    Japan brought the USA into the war
  • Nazis implemented the final solution

    Nazis implemented the final solution
    They implemented a plan to exterminate all Jewish people
  • Midway (in the Pacific Theatre)

    Midway (in the Pacific Theatre)
    A battle that changed the course of the war
  • Stalingrad (Russia)

    Stalingrad (Russia)
    Other battle that changed the course of the war
  • El Alamein (Egypt)

    El Alamein (Egypt)
    Another battle that changed the course of the war
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    The Allies launched operation overlord invading Normandy
  • The Red Army advanced in the East

    The Red Army advanced in the East
    The Red Army was the first to reach the German capital of Berlin
  • Germany surrendered

    Germany surrendered
    This happened after Adolf Hitler committed suicide
  • Atomic bomb on Hiroshima

    Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
    Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima
  • V-J Day

    V-J Day
    Japan surrendered
  • The War was over

    The War was over
    The Second World War finished