World War 2 Events

  • Invasion of Poland

    Germans invaded Poland
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    Battle of the Atlantic

  • Invasion of France

    Invasion of France
    Germans invaded the French towards the beginning of the war and took most of their land. (French Toast)
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    Air war
  • Operation Sealion

    Operation Sealion
    Supposed to happen that day
  • Operation Barbarossa

    Operation Barbarossa
    Invasion on the Soviet Union
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    Battle of Leningrad

    This seige tried to get areas north of Germany
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Japan's attack on the US's naval base that brought us into WW2
  • Nagasaki

    Multiple air raids on Japan (Chinese symbol for sock)
  • Battle of Coral Sea

    Battle of Coral Sea
    Aircraft carriers engaged each other (Coral was Marlin's wife's name)
  • Midway Battle

    Airfight in the Pacific
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    Lasted six months, one of Hitler's mistakes, they were not prepared
  • Operation Torch

    Operation Torch
    Allies attacked French North Africa
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  • Guadalcanal Campaign

    Set out to block Japanese advance in the mountains, added airfields.
  • Anzio Landings

    Anzio Landings
    Amphibious landing against Axis forces also known as "Operation Shingle"
  • D-Day

    Normandy landings that landed on Omaha Beach and was a huge, brutal battle.
  • Operation Market Garden

    Operation Market Garden
    Invasion of Germany attacking Allies in atempt to end the war before christmas
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    United States fought Japan on their territory
  • Battle of Okinawa

    Fierce fight with intense kamikaze attacks.
  • Battle of Berlin

    Battle of Berlin
    Final major attack of World War 2. Axis vs. Communists
  • Hiroshima

    People were vaporized by big bombs (Hero Shima is a metal band)
  • Battle of the Bulge

    Germans tried to finish off the Allies, but failed.