World War II Timeline by Brianna Boyd

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    Germany invades Poland from the west.
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    France and Britain declared war on Germany.
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    The United States declares its neutrality
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    Warsaw surrenders
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    Hitlers peace offer based on a German victory in Poland is rejected by Britain and France.
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    Soviet troops invade Finland
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    Rationing is introduced in Britain
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    German troops invade Denmark and Norway
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    Holland surrenders to Germany
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    Fascist Italy declares war on Britain and France
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    The battle of Britain begins
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    FDR elected to an unprecedented third term as president
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    Japan attacks America without any declaration of war.
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    America delcares war on Japan
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    Germany and Italy declare war on United States
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    Germany and Fascist Italy declare war on America
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    14 Nazi leaders attend a short meeting to discuss the elimination of the remaining European Jews.
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    Italy Surrenders
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    Fascist Italy surrenders
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    Italy declares war on Germany
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    Allied forces land in southern France
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    German forces in Italy surrender
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    Hitler commits suicide
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    Germany surrenders
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    Japan surrenders.
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    World War II ends.