Because Germany lost this battle, it showed the Allies that the Axis powers could be beaten back, and this gave the Allies enough momentum to attack Germany back.
When France surrendered to Germany, this meant that Great Britain was the only country in Europe that Germany wanted to invade.
The LL-act gave the Allied powers in Europe money and military goods in exchange for money after the war.
The U.S. entered the war as a result of Pearl Harbor.
The Baatan Death March was the transfer of 80,000 Prisoners Of War to Camp O'Donnell by the Japanese army. This was judged by the U.S. as a war crime, as many POW's died.
The battle of the Coral Sea was a tactical victory for Japan, yet a strategic victory for the Allies. It was important because it was the first time that the Allies had stopped the Japanese in the Pacific Ocean.
The battle of Midway was a battle in which the U.S. decisively beat the Japanese while fighting them in naval combat. It was the Japanese's first loss since the previous century.
D-Day is important because it basically ended the war with Germany.
The battle of the bulge was a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces. It severely hurt the American forces stationed there.
Victory in Europe day is the day when Germany surrendered to the Allied forces.
This caused Japan to surrender, ending WWII
Victory over Japan day is the day when Japan surrendered to the Allied Forces, officially ending World War II.
One of the main causes of WWII
Invaded most of Europe and tried to take over the world
Mussolini invaded Ethiopia to increase Italian national pride, which gave Italy momentum to invade other countries along with Germany.
This act directly violated the Treaty of Versailles, which meant that Germany was being hostile by militarizing the Rhineland.
When the Japanese invaded Nanking, China was thrust into the war.
The annexation of Austria caused some Austrian citizens to be taken to concentration camps.
This was a failed act of appeasement for Germany.
This act was the beginning of the "Final Solution" proposed by Hitler.
The invasion of Czechoslovakia caused the country to eventually break up into separate countries.
By signing this pact, Germany prevented the need to fight both Russia and Europe at the same time. However, when Germany broke the pact, it led to the USSR changing sides to help defeat Germany.
The invasion of Poland was the act by Germany that started the war.
The Blitz was a bombing campaign against Britain.
The attack on Pearl Harbor caused the United States to enter into the war.
This conference was another facet of the "Final Solution".
The battle of Stalingrad is important because it greatly weakened the German forces fighting the USSR, and it delivered a punishing blow to the German army.
This battle ended the Axis threat to Egypt and Africa as a whole.