Japan WW2

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In History
  • Pearl Harbour

    Pearl Harbour
    Japan unprovoked attack of US
    FDR makes a speech to Congress "A day that will live in infamy"
  • US declares war on Japan

  • Dolittle Raid

    Dolittle Raid
    American bombs fall in Japan for the first time
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    The turning point in the war with Japan
  • MacArthur teturns to Philippines

    MacArthur teturns to Philippines
    Famous speech "I Have Returned"
  • Iwo Jima

    Iwo Jima
    Island captured by US.
    Marines raise flag
  • Atomic bomb dropped

    Atomic bomb dropped
    American bombs fall in Japan for the first time
    Over 120,000 people died at Hiroshima
  • VJ day

    VJ day
    WW2 ends in Japan