WW2 Timeline-David Almanza

Timeline created by david_almanza8
In History
  • Nazi Olympics

    Nazi Olympics
    Officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in 1936 in Berlin, Nazi Germany
  • Teaming Up

    Teaming Up
    Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy form the Rome-Berlin Axis treaty.
  • Invading

    Invading
    Japan invades China.
  • It Begins

    It Begins
    Germany invades Poland. World War II begins.
  • Declaring

    Declaring
    France and Great Britain declare war on Germany.
  • New Leader

    New Leader
    Winston Churchill becomes leader of the British government.
  • Italy

    Italy
    Italy enters the war as a member of the Axis powers.
  • Attacking

    Attacking
    Germany launches an air attack on Great Britain. These attacks last until the end of October and are known as the Battle of Britain.
  • Axis Allience

    Axis Allience
    Germany, Italy, and Japan sign the Tripartite Pact creating the Axis Alliance.
  • Attacking Back

    Attacking Back
    Germany and the Axis Powers attack Russia with a huge force of over four million troops.
  • Bombing

    Bombing
    The Japanese attack the US Navy in Pearl Harbor. The next day the US enters World War II on the side of the Allies.
  • Giving Up

    Giving Up
    Italy surrenders to the Allies, however Germany helps Mussolini to escape and set up a government in Northern Italy.
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    D-day and the Normandy invasion. Allied forces invade France and push back the Germans.
  • Free

    Free
    Paris is liberated from German control.
  • Defeating

    Defeating
    The Germans launch a large attack in the Battle of the Bulge. They lose to the Allies sealing the fate of the German army.
  • President Down

    President Down
    US President Franklin Roosevelt dies. He is succeeded by President Harry Truman.
  • Loosing it all

    Loosing it all
    Adolf Hitler commits suicide as he knows Germany has lost the war
  • Time to go

    Time to go
    Germany surrenders to the Allies.
  • Giving it back

    Giving it back
    The United States drops the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. The city is devastated.
  • The Surrending

    The Surrending
    Japan surrenders to US General Douglass MacArthur and the Allies.