interwar years

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    Interwar Years

  • Signing of the Treaty of Versailles

  • League of Nations begins to work

  • GERMANY: Failed coup in Munich

  • JAPAN: Kwantuing army seizes Manchuria

  • JAPAN: Withdraws from League of Nations

  • GERMANY: Hitler appointed Chancellor

  • JAPAN: Announces Amau Doctrine

    *Exact date unknown
  • GERMANY: Germany announces its rearmament

  • GERMANY: Remilitarization of the Rhineland

  • JAPAN: Demands buffer zone in northern China

  • GERMANY and JAPAN: Anticomitern pact

  • JAPAN: Captures Nanking

  • JAPAN: Establishes Asian "New Order" based upon Japanese hegemony

  • GERMANY: German-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact