World War 2 Summaries

  • Annexation of Czechoslovakia

    On this day, Germany annexed part of Czechoslovakia that was primaily German speaking to create a normality for the Germen speaking Czechs to be a part of 'their' country.
  • Invasion of Poland

    Hitler's Nazi Germany invaded Poland, this broke the Munich Pact which said that Germany would not take any more territory from any European country.
  • France and Britain Declare War on Germany

    After Hitler and his Nazi's invaded Poland, breking the Munich Pact these countried had no decision except to declare war on Germany.
  • Italy eneters the war

    Italy enters the war by invading France with Germany in order efforts to take over the entire continental Europe.
  • Italy, Germany and Japan sign the Tripartite Pact

    Italy, Germany, and Japan sign the Tripartite Pact which links them through attacks and declarations of war.
  • Japan bombs Pearl Harbor

    Japan bombs Pearl Harbour in efforts to immobilize the Western Naval Fleet to take over the Western Islands.
  • The United States declares war on Germany

    The United States declares war on Germany to support Britain and liberate Europe.
  • British and US troops land in North Africa

    British and US troops land in Morocco and Algeria to retake those countries from Axis Command.
  • Axis Surrenders in North Africa

    Axis surrenders in North Africa, ending the North Africa campaign and opening up more troops to push toward Germany and Italy.
  • Operation Overload

    Operation Overload or D-Day began to liberate France and push toward Germany.
  • Hitler Commits Suicide

    Hitler Commits Suicide and a few days later Germany would have a new leader and would surrender.