Us in world war 2

United States In World War II

  • Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor

    Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor
    The Japanese forces attack Pearl Harbor at Hawaii
  • American Declaration of War

    American Declaration of War
    U.S. Declared war on Japan because of the attacking of Pearl Harbor
  • Battle of the Coral Sea

    Battle of the Coral Sea
    It was a major naval battle between Japan and the allied forces of US and Australia. First time where ships had not directed fire on one another directly.
  • Battle of Guadalcanal

    Battle of Guadalcanal
    A combination of air and sea engagement between the Allied and Japanese forces in the Soloman Islands.
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    A major battle of WWII in which Nazi Germany and its allies fought the soviet union
  • Operation Torch

    Operation Torch
    Allied invasion of French on North Africa
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    Turning point of WWII in pacific
  • D-Day/Battle of Normandy

    D-Day/Battle of Normandy
    U.S. invasion of Normandy
  • Battle of Bulge

    Battle of Bulge
    Last attempt by Hitler to split the allies into two.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    The battle where the US fought for and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Empire of Japan.
  • Battle of Okinawa

    Battle of Okinawa
    It was known for being the bloodiest battle in WWII and surrendering the highest number of casualties. Also known as the largest sea-land-air battle ever.
  • V-E Day

    V-E Day
    Day when allied forces accepted the surrender from Nazi Germany and ended the rain of Hitler.
  • Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Hirsoshima and Nagasaki

    Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Hirsoshima and Nagasaki
    The US dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and is still today the only two times where there have been nuclear deployements in war.
  • V-J Day

    V-J Day
    Day Japan surrendered, marking the official end of WWII
  • Nuremberg War Crimes Trial

    Nuremberg War Crimes Trial
    The allied forces tried the Nazi leaders and they recieved a punishment of prosecution or lifetime sentence in prison.
  • Establishment of the Nation of Israel

    Establishment of the Nation of Israel
    The world established Israel as a nation.