• germany's invsion of polond

    This event started ww2
  • German Blitzkrieg

    Military strategy to disorganize enemy and German Advancement
  • Fall of Paris

    People awoke to german voice on loud speaker
  • Pearl Harbor

    Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in which we declared war on Japan
  • Battle of Midway

    U.S. defeated Japan in one on the deadliest battles during ww2
  • D-Day

    Allied forces storm Normandy beaches and Germany surrenders
  • Battle of the Bulge

    Hitler's attempt to break up the allies
  • Battle of Okinawa

    involved 287,000 soldiers
  • Battle of Iwojima

    amphibious war where 3 U.S. marine divisions landed on the island
  • VE Day

    U.S. and Great Britain celebrate Victory in Europe Day
  • Drop Atomic Bomb

    U.S. dropped atomic bombs on Japanese cities of Nagasaki and Hiroshima.
  • VJ Day

    Victory over Japan Day