WW2 battles

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  • German Invasion of Poland

    German Invasion of Poland
    *Location: Poland, Eastern Germany
    Germany against Poland
    When Germany invaded Poland France and Britain declared war to Germany to stand their guarantee of Poland's border
    https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/germany-invades-poland
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    *Location: United Kingdom
    Germany against Great Britain
    This battle was very important because this was the first time Hitler's troops were defeated and also the first time a battle was entirely fought by air forces
    https://www.military-history.org/articles/the-battle-of-britain-a-brief-guide.htm
  • Operation Barbarossa

    Operation Barbarossa
    *Location: Central, Northern and Eastern Europe
    Germany against USSR
    This was very important because it marked the crucial turning point in WW2 after Germany got defeated again and had to fight a two-front war.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Location: Hawaii
    Japan against USA
    Japan attacked Pearl Harbor's naval base and destroyed it. This made American people come together and get stronger.
  • Stalingrad Battle

    Stalingrad Battle
    *Location: Russia
    Germany against USA
    This was probably one of the most important moments in WW2 because after Germany lost this battle they didn't advance more into Eastern Europe. I think that Germany lost the war after this battle
  • Monte Cassino

    Monte Cassino
    *Location: Monte Cassino, Italy
    Allies against the Winter Line
    This battle had been one of the bloodiest battle during WW2 and it helped to destroy Monte Cassino block and left an open way to Rome.
    https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/war-in-the-mediterranean-sea/the-battle-of-monte-cassino-first-phase/
  • Normandy Battle

    Normandy Battle
    *Location: Normandy, France
    Australia, Canada, Belgium, France, Czechoslovakia, Greece, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
    This probably the most important battle in WW2. After winning this battle, Western Europe got liberated from Nazi Germany's control.
    This marked the end of Nazi's and Hitler's control over Europe.
  • Operation ‘Bagration’

    Operation ‘Bagration’
    *Location: Soviet Union, Poland and Ukraine
    German against Soviet Forces
    Some people say this was the greatest disaster for the Nazi Germany after Soviet Forces destroyed Nazi Germany’s Army Group Center.
  • Battle of the Bulge

    Battle of the Bulge
    *Location: Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany
    USA, Britain, Canada, Allies against Germany
    This battle was useless but it's still the last Nazi attempt to destabilize the Allies.
  • Battle of Berlin

    Battle of Berlin
    *Location: Berlin, Germany