World War II: Pacific Front

  • Manchuria

  • Japan invades China

  • Attack on Pearl Harbor

  • Battle of Solomon Islands

  • Period: to

    Manhattan Project

    Takes place in Los Alamos, New Mexico; come up with a nuclear bomb
  • Battle of Coral Sea

  • Battle of Midway Islands

  • Iwo Jima/ Okinawa Battle

  • Bombing of Hiroshima

  • Bombing of Nagasaki

  • VJ Day

    Pacific Front War ends; Allied powers decide to help rebuild all of Western Europe and Japan