World War 2

  • Germany invades Poland

    Germany invades Poland
    Germany planes bombed Poland on land and in air. The attack came without any warning.
  • Stalin attacks Finland

    Stalin attacks Finland
    Stalin failed to get Finland to his own empire.
  • Winston Churchill becomes prime minister of Britain

    Winston Churchill becomes prime minister of Britain
    Churchill declared that "I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat". People liked him and he soon became the prime minister of Britain.
  • Germany Attacks France

    Germany Attacks France
    Hitler orders Germany to attack Frnace as part as the war.
  • Battle Of Britain

    Battle Of Britain
    Germans began a long series of bombing raids against Great Britain.
  • Lend-Lease Act

    Lend-Lease Act
    This legislation gave the FDR the authority to aid any nation whose defense he believed vital to the United States and to accept repayment or any other direct or indirect benefit which the President deems satisfactory.
  • Hitler takes over the Balkans

    Hitler takes over the Balkans
    Hitler believed a larger area to invade would increase success and wanted to make it easier to bring mire supplies across the USSR.
  • German Blitzkrieg on Soviet Union

    German Blitzkrieg on Soviet Union
    German forces invaded the Soviet Union.
  • Bombing Of Pearl Harbor

    Bombing Of Pearl Harbor
    The Japanese surprise air attack in Hawaii that made the Us declare war.
  • Formation of the U.N.

    Formation of the U.N.
    Represetatives of 26 nations war with the Axis powers met in Washington to sign the Declaration of the United Nations.
  • Holocaust

    The Holcaust involed the Nazi And the Jews. It was a mass murder of the Jews. Hitler controlled the Holocasut.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    The United States destroyed Japan’s first-line carrier strength and most of its naval pilots.
  • Battle of El Alamein

    Battle of El Alamein
    British General Montgomery spent months building up an overwhelming advantage in men and armour, before launching his attacks against Field Marshal Rommel's German and Italian troops.
  • Guadalcanal

    the Allies’ first major offensive in the Pacific, 6,000 U.S. Marines landed on Guadalcanal and seized the airfield, surprising the island’s 2,000 Japanese defenders
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    Was a Soviet defense of the city of Stalingrad (now Volgograd) in the Russian S.F.S.R. during World War II.
  • Japanese internment camps

    Japanese internment camps
    All Americans of Japanese descent living in military exclusion zones on the West Coast were forced to leave their homes and move to internment camps.
  • Tehran Conferance

    Tehran Conferance
    Winston Churchill,Joseph Stalin,and Roosevelt planned to discuss D-Day, war strategy, and defeating Japan.
  • D-Day

    The allies invaded western Europe.
  • Yalta Conference

    Yalta Conference
    A conference of the three chief Allied leaders, President Franklin D. Roosevelt ,Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and Premier Joseph Stalin, which met at Yalta in the Crimea to plan the final defeat and occupation of Nazi Germany.
  • F.D.R's dealth

    F.D.R's dealth
    Early in April 1945 he traveled to his cottage in Warm Springs, Georgia the “Little White House”to rest.In the afternoo while sitting for a portrait, he suffered a massive cerebral hemorrhage, and he died a few hours later.
  • Mussolini’s assassination

    Mussolini’s assassination
    Italian partisans killed Mussolini. He was killed with his mistress as well.
  • Hitler’s suicide

    Hitler’s suicide
    Hitler shot himself the day of April 30,1945
  • Potsdam Conference

    Potsdam Conference
    It was an Allied conference of World War II held at Potsdam, Berlin.
  • McArthur’s plan for Japan

    McArthur’s plan for Japan
    He acted as a leader and rebuilt the country and the formation of the democratic government.
  • Atomic bomb on Hiroshima & Nagasaki

    Atomic bomb on Hiroshima & Nagasaki
    the United States used its massive, atomic weapon against Hiroshima, Japan.
  • Nuremburg Trials

    Nuremburg Trials
    it was series of trials held in Nürnberg,Germany which former Nazi leaders were indicted as war criminals by the International Military Tribunal.
  • Cold War

    Cold War
    tension between nations and it is a war known by many people because of how big it was known to be.
  • Marshall Plan

    Marshall Plan
    A sponsored program designed to rehabilitate the economies of 17 western and southern European countries.
  • Berlin Aircraft

    Berlin Aircraft
    The airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of west Berlin when the Russians closed off land access to Berlin.
  • Berlin Wall

    Berlin Wall
    It was a wall that surrounded West Berlin and prevented access to it from East Berlin and adjacent areas of East Germany.
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

    Cuban Missile Crisis
    A confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union that brought them close to war over the presence of Soviet nuclear-armed missiles.