WWII-Paul

Timeline created by Paulnsega
  • Japan invades Manchuria

    Japan invades Manchuria
    Japan invaded Manchuria in September 19, 1931 - February 27,9132. Japan invaded Manchuria because of the resources, oil, rubber and lumber and Japan was really low on resources. When Japan invaded Manchuria the Mukden incident happened. Japan took over the city of Mukden.
  • Numberg laws are enacted

    Numberg laws are enacted
    On September 15 1935,The Nazi people created the Numberg laws.
    Doing that it started the beginning of the holocaust
    also the start of the axis power it was the rampage threw world War II.
    https://www.archives.gov/
  • Italy invades Ethiopia

    Italy invades Ethiopia
    on October 3 1935 - may 1936. Italy invaded Ethiopia, the reason Italy invaded Ethiopia was because Italy wanted to boost its national prestige. which was'int successful when Ethiopia defeated Italian forces in the battle of Adowa. In the nineteenth century which saved ethiopia
  • Germany invades Poland

    Germany invades Poland
    On September 1, 1939, German invaded Poland. On land and from the air. They intensively bombed Poland. the polish army was defeated in a couple of weeks. Hitler was involved in the invasion.
  • Auschwitz concentration camp opens

    Auschwitz concentration camp opens
    Auschwitz, also known as Auschwitz-Birkenau, opened in 1940 It was the largest of the Nazi death camps. The Auschwitz concentration camp was a big camp that held Jewish for slave to be forced to do work in the camps, they also put Jewish people in gas chambers for elimination. Most of the people where tested on by Dr. Josef Mengele. Source https://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/auschwitz
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    The battle of Britain took place in World War II Between Britain royal air force and the Luftwaffe Nazi German air force This happened because German forces and Britain forces where fighting over airspace. This kind of battle was fought very well it took 3 months to finish.
  • Japan attacks Pearl harbor

    Japan attacks Pearl harbor
    December 7, 1941 Japan attacks pearl harbor it was a surprise attack on the US naval base at pearl harbor on Oahu island in Hawaii. Japanese planes dropped bombs on US ships and the Naval base. The bombings killed over 2,300 people it completely destroyed the american battle ships. Source
    https://www.britannica.com/event/Pearl-Harbor-attack
  • The battle of Midway

    The battle of Midway
    On June 3-6, 1942, the battle of midway took place at the air and on ocean water and just 6 months after the bombing at Pearl Harbor. The Us was successful by their defense of japan attack in Midway island Source https://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/battle-of-midway
  • Operation Barbarossa

    Operation Barbarossa
    On June 22, 1941, Adolf Hitler sent his troops eastward for a massive invasion on the soviet union. "Three great army groups with over three million German soldiers, 150 divisions, and three thousand tanks" smashed in the soviet territory. This invasion covered a very long distance of 2,000 miles.By this point Russian forces had become a very strong army to defend it front lines. Which leads to the huge loss of German forces. The other reason they lost was because they had very little strategy.
  • D-Day (battle at Normandy)

     D-Day (battle at Normandy)
    The battle of Normandy (D-Day), which lasted from 6 June 1944 to August 1944, which resulted in the Allied liberation of Western Europe from Nazi Germany’s control. The battle started when some 156,000. British and Canadian forces landed on five beaches around the heavily defended coast of Normandy region in France. This mission required intensive planning and was the biggest military operation in history, and also the allies had won. source https://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/d-day
  • Atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima

     Atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima
    On August 6, 1945, during World War II, the U.S dropped the first Atomic bomb on Hiroshima japan to try to stop the war they also had one of the strongest army in the world . The explosion wiped out 90 percent of the city and immediately killed 80,000 people tens of thousands later would die because of radiation exposure. Three days later another atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki. killing 40,000 people Japan’s Emperor Hirohito announced his country’s unconditional surrender in World War II
  • Bombing of Nagasaki

    Bombing of Nagasaki
    On this day, an atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki in japan by the U.S resulting in japans surrender. the heat leads to million degrees to which almost vaporizing human flesh.