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World War II

  • Nazis invade France

    Nazis invade France
    Nazis invade France, Belgium. They also invade Luxemburg, and Netherlands. Winston Churchill becomes British Prime Minster.
  • Pearl Harbor was bombed

    Pearl Harbor was bombed
    Pearl Harbor was bombed on December 7, 1941. This was a suprise attack by Japan. This is what made America enter world war II.
  • United Nations is formed

    United Nations is formed
    The name united nations was thought of by President Roosevelt. 26 represenatives pledged their Governments to continue fighting tpgether against the axis powers.Was forst used in the declaration of the united nations.
  • Battle of the Coral Sea

    Battle of the Coral Sea
    First naval battle fought in history. Last from May 4-8.It caused heavy losses on both sides.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    Last from Juen 3-6. U.S naval forcesdisabled the Japanese fleet and Midway Island in the Pacific. Its forced Japan into defensive mode and turned the tide of the war in the pacific theater.
  • Discrimination against Japanese Amercians

    Discrimination against Japanese Amercians
    After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor Japanese Americans were discriminated against. The U.S was worried about any more attacks. Japanese Americans were forced to live in camps.
  • Warsaw Ghetto

    Warsaw Ghetto
    First deporatations to ghettos. Warsaw Ghetto is most famous. Treblinka extermination camp Opened.
  • D-Day

    US troops and Allied troops invade Normandy, and France. They fought their way through France and Belgium and into Germany. Russian troops fought from the East.
  • Germany Surrenders

    Germany Surrenders
    After two years Germany finally surrendered. America invaded Germany. Many Jews survived but most died from malnutrition.
  • Atomic Bomb was dropped

    Atomic Bomb was dropped
    Worlds first atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. 80,000 people are killed and 35,000 are injuired. This was payback from America for bombing Pearl Harbor.