ww2 timeline

  • invation of poland

    invation of poland
    the germans invaded poland. this forced other countrys to attack germany. this caused ww2
  • Battle of Britain

    after the attack of the French the britts decided to fight the gamins. the British won this battle
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    Battle of Britain

    after the fall of France the battle of Brittan started. this battle was in the skies. the British won
  • fall of france

    the Germans took over France, they used a tactic called Blitzkrieg. this quickly defeated the French and British
  • pearl harbor

    the Japanese decided to attack the USA. this was a surprise attack. the USA then decided to join the war
  • Pearl Harbor Attack

    the Japanese decided to bomb pearl harbor. this was a surprise attack. after this the USA entered the war
  • USA joins ww2

    after the surprise attacks on pearl harbor the USA decides to join ww2. the USA joins the allies
  • Battle of Midway

    this battle was in the pacific and was very important. the usa won and shifting power
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    Battle of Stalingrad

    the battle between the Germans and the soviet union. the Germans lost, it was a big loss.
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    Manhattan Project

    it was the project that worked on the first atomic bombs. these would eventually be dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
  • Mexico Declares War

    mexico did not have major impact on the war. they joined against the axis
  • Operation Barbarossa

    this was Hitlers invasion of the soviet union. it eventually led to the German downfall.
  • Operation Overlord

    this battle of Normandy was the beginning of the downfall of Nazis. liberated many territories.
  • Victory in Europe

    Germany officerly surrenders from the war
  • Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    after what happened in pearl harbor the USA decided to take revenge. they dropped one nuclear bomb in Nagasaki and one in Hiroshima
  • Victory in the Pacific

    japan surrenderd from the war. this marked the end of ww2
  • Hitler Commits Suicide

    hitter saw that defeat was imminent and decided to kill himself. before facing defeat