World War II Era

  • Adolf Hitler becmes the leader of the Nazi Party

    Adolf Hitler becmes the leader of the Nazi Party
    Adolf Hitler was the founder and leader of the Nazi Party. That which soon lead to him being the Chancellor of Germany. His power then made him known as a dictator.
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    World War II Era

  • Benito Mussolini was appointed the Prime Minishter of Italy

    Benito Mussolini was appointed the Prime Minishter of Italy
    Mussolini was an Italian Polaticain that once ruled Italy.
  • Josef Stalin

    Josef Stalin
    Sole director of the Soviet Union, also known as the (USSR) He was also the leader until he died in 1953
  • Japan's Army seizes Manchuria, China

    Japan's Army seizes Manchuria, China
    This invasion against China was to gain control over the whole province.
  • Adolf HItler is named Chancellor of Germany

    Adolf HItler is named Chancellor of Germany
    Adolf HItler, leader of the Nazi Party on January 30th was now the Chancellor. He was elected due to his thuggish ways and interesting ideas.
  • Neutrality act are passed by US congress

    Neutrality act are passed by US congress
    The neutrality acts were to have turnoil in Europe and Asia that eventually led to world war II
  • Italian army invades Ethiopia in Africa

    Italian army invades Ethiopia in Africa
    This invasion is remembered due to the exposing of the League of Nations.
  • Militarist take control of the Japanese Goverment

    Militarist take control of the Japanese Goverment
    Army extremist became impatient with Japan's existing political and economical structures which they felt were unfair to the territory of Asia.
  • Hitler invades Rhineland

    Hitler invades Rhineland
    He sent troops in violation of the Treaty of Versailles.
  • Japan's army pillages Nanjing, China

    Japan's army pillages Nanjing, China
    This was a massacure of a quater of a million people.
  • Munich Pact signed giving Sudentenland of Czech. to Germany

    Munich Pact signed giving Sudentenland of Czech. to Germany
    This pact/agreement gave Sudentenland's area over to Germany.
  • The Nazi's start to gather the Jews

    The Nazi's start to gather the Jews
    Invasions took place all over Europe and the jews and even others were then put into concentration camps.
  • Nazi-Soviet Pact was signed by Hitler and Stalin

    Nazi-Soviet Pact was signed by Hitler and Stalin
    This pact guarenteed that the two countries would not attack each other. By sighning this pact the countries then protected each other.
  • Nazis invade Poland

    Nazis invade Poland
    This led to Britain and France declaring war on Germany.
  • Nazis invade Denmark, Norway, and the Netherlands

    Nazis invade Denmark, Norway, and the Netherlands
    Lexumberg and Belgim take control of the war.
  • Germany invades France and forces it to surrender

    Germany invades France and forces it to surrender
    German troops invade the France territory and forces for a surrender on Germany.
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    Royal Airforeces defeats German Airforces to prevent invasion of their island.
  • First time peace draft in the US

    First time peace draft in the US
    Men were assgined to go to war for their country.
  • Hitler breaks the pact with Stalin's Russia and invades

    Hitler breaks the pact with Stalin's Russia and invades
    USSR which now then joins England in fighting the Germans.
  • Churchhill and FDR issue the Atlantic Charter

    Churchhill and FDR issue the Atlantic Charter
    This was a statement that issued the Allied goals of the post-war world. It was drafted by Britain and the US and then later on agreed to by all Allies.
  • Japenese invade French Indochina

    Japenese invade French Indochina
    In order to prevent the Republic of China from importing arms and fuel through French Indochina along the railway. This fighting lasted several days.
  • Pearl Harbor attack

    Pearl Harbor attack
    Pearl Harbor in Hawaii was attacked by the Japanese Naval and Air Forces, US declares war upon Japan, Germany and Italy declare war on the US on Dec. 9th
  • Russians stop Nazi advance at Stalingard save Moscow

    Russians stop Nazi advance at Stalingard save Moscow
    This was the battle of Moscow, the Soviet defence frustrated Hitler's attack on Moscow.
  • Japanese Americans interned in isolated camps

    Japanese Americans interned in isolated camps
    This was the relocation and interment of the US goverment of abou 110,000 Japanese Americans living on the West Coast to camps.
  • Phillipens fall to Japanese- Bataan Death March

    Phillipens fall to Japanese- Bataan Death March
    This was the forcible transfer of the Phillipines and American prisoners of war after a three month battle.
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    4-7, The turning point of the war in the Pacific
  • Zoot Suit Riots

    Zoot Suit Riots
    These riots took place in Los Angeles, California between white sailors and Marines stationed in the city which were caused by tension.
  • Italy surrenders and Mussolini was dissmied as Prime MInister

    Italy surrenders and Mussolini was dissmied as Prime MInister
    Mussolini was tried and exposed by the grand council of fascism of Italy and put into prison. He was eventually executed.
  • British and US forces defeat German and Italian armies in North Africa

    British and US forces defeat German and Italian armies in North Africa
    The Allies advancing east to west , defeatedthe axis forces and forced to surrender 250,000 Axis troops.
  • D-Day invasion of France at Normandy by Allies

    D-Day invasion of France at Normandy by Allies
    US troops landed along the French coastline to fight Nazi Germany
  • Paris retaken by Allies Forces

    Paris retaken by Allies Forces
    Allied forces emphazied on destroying German Forces.
  • Battle of Bulge- last offencive of German Forces

    Battle of Bulge-  last offencive of German Forces
    In which was launched in a forested mountain range
  • US forces recapture the Phillipienes

    US forces recapture the Phillipienes
    The Phillipines were occupied by American Troops which then eventually got away.
  • FDR dies, Harry S. Turman becomes President.

    FDR dies, Harry S. Turman becomes President.
    Franklin D Roosevelt dies and not Turman becomes the US President.
  • V-E day, War ends in Europe

    V-E day, War ends in Europe
    World War II allies formally accepted the unconditional surrenderof the armed forces of Nazi Germany.
  • First atomic bomb was dropped.

    First atomic bomb was dropped.
    "Little-Boy" was th efirst atomic bombed dropped as a weapon on Japan.
  • Japan surrenders to Allied forces

    Japan surrenders to Allied forces
    Japan surrenders that which ends World War II for Japan
  • War crime trials

    War crime trials
    These were held in Nuremburn, Germany; Manila, Philippines and Tokyo Japan.