WWII

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In History
  • Nazi invasion of Poland

    Nazi invasion of Poland
    polish army was defeated in a few weeks. Used more than 2,000 tanks and 1,000 planes for the invasion
  • Germany invades Denmark and Norway

    Germany invades Denmark and Norway
    invaded them by sea, by land, and by aerial bombardment. upon this invasion hitler didnt leave any hopes of striking a peace settlement with france and great britian.
  • Japan joins The Axis

    Japan joins The Axis
    Hitler wanted to control Europe. Japan wanted to control the Pacific. The thought was that if the Allies were busy on two war fronts, they would be far weaker giving both Germany and Japan a better chance to win
  • Germany and Italy declare war on the US

    Germany and Italy declare war on the US
    America responded quick by declaring war on both axis powers. president roosevelt was planning to invaded Germany in 1943
  • The Allies invade Sicily

    The Allies invade Sicily
    capturing Sicily was a assualt on italy. The invasion was completed August 17
  • The Allies invade Italy's mainland

     The Allies invade Italy's mainland
    left the allies in a positon of supplying foods. It followed the suscessful invasion of Sicily
  • Battle of the Phillipine sea

    Battle of the Phillipine sea
    was said to be the last great carrier battle of WWII.
  • The Allies land in southern France

    The Allies land in southern France
    was also know as operation Dragoon. The landing caused German to abandon southern France
  • Paris is liberated

    Paris is liberated
    suscess of d day. was a massive moral boost to the people in paris and france
  • first atomic bomb on japan

    first atomic bomb on japan
    U.S. dropped two atomic which eventually led to Japan surrending.