The course of WWII

  • WWII begins

    WWII begins
    Adolf Hitler signs strategic treaters with Italy and Japan. Hitler invades Poland soon afterwards. France and Britain declare war two days later.
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    British Victory in the Battle of Britain forces Hitler to postpone invasions plans.
  • New Leaders

    New Leaders
    Churchill bcomes new Prime Minister of Britain.
  • German "Blizkerg" overwhelms Holland, France,Belgium

    German "Blizkerg" overwhelms Holland, France,Belgium
    Holland surrenders to Belgium May 15. Belgium surrenders to the Nazis on May 28. The Nazis bomb Paris June 3.
  • Axis force

    Axis force
    Germany, Italy, and Japan sign a pact and create the Axis Force. Hungary and Romainia soon join the Axis Force.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Japanese bomb and invade Pearl Harbor. Britain and America declare war on Japan.
  • Singapore falls to Japan

    Singapore falls to Japan
    Japanese bomb and take Singapore also 25,000 prisoners.
  • Germany Suffers

    Germany Suffers
    Germany expierences setbacks in Stalingrad and El Alamein. However, Germany invades Sevastopol and take it in a matter of days.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    America's navy wins the Battle of Midway, the first major victory in the Pacific War. Ameica depleted Japan of many ships and become essentially equal naval forces.
  • Stalingrad

    Surrender at Stalingrad marks Germany's and Hitler's first major defeat.
  • Kharkov

    Soviets retake Kharkov after first invasion on February 8.
  • Invasion of Italy

    Invasion of Italy
    Allies bomb Rome and capture Palermo. Germany begins to evacuate Italy.
  • Italy Surrenders

    Italy Surrenders
    Italian forces are crippled and surrender, but Germany takes over and occupy Rome.
  • Soviets gain pace

    Soviets gain pace
    Soviets quickens pace toward Eastern Europe and launches offensives on Ukrainian front.
  • Anzio

    Allies land in Anzio and bomb the Monte Cassino Monastary
  • D-Day

    Allies invade Normandy and France. Paris is soon liberated. US troops soon reach Avranches.
  • Guam

    Guam is liberated by the US Okinawa and Iwo Jima is bombed
  • Aushwitz

    Aushwitz liberated by Soviet troops.
  • New President

    New President
    Upon Roosevelt's death, Truman becomes the new president of the United States.
  • Germany Surrenders

    Germany Surrenders
    Russians reach Berlin, Hitler commits suicide. Unconditional surrender of Germany.
  • WWII Ends

    WWII Ends
    Atomic bombs are dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan surrenders unconditionally.