World War II

Timeline created by nathanarchila
In History
  • Nazi invasion of Poland

    Poland was invaded by Germany and is considered to be the start of WWII
  • Russia invades Finland

    Russians wanted Finland because they were concerned Germany might use them as a base to attack Russia
  • Japan joins The Axis

    Japan joins forces with the axis powers
  • Germany Invades Russia

    Hitler orders "maximum cruelty" against civilians, which results in fanatic Russian resistance.
  • The Japanese Navy attacks Pearl Harbor

    The Japanese Navy attacks Pearl Harbor and the phillipins, the US joins the war
  • Germany and Italy declare war on US

    Germany and Italy declare war on the US
  • The Allies invade Italy's mainland

    the allies invade italy's mainland and destroy them
  • D-Day

    American, British, Canadian forces invade France at the beaches of Normandy
  • Paris is liberated

    paris is liberated after being invaded by Germany
  • Atomic bomb dropped on Japan

    The first atomic bomb dropped on Japan