World War II Timeline

Ronnie Higginbotham

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Treaty of Versailles

June 28 1919

Fascist Party in Italy Founded

November 9 1921

Black Tuesday Stock Market Crash

October 1929

Japan Invades China

September 19 1931 - September 9 1945

Hitler Made Chancellor Of Germany

January 30 1933

Hitler Defies the Treaty of Versailles

October 1934

Hitler did many things to break the Treaty of Versailles, this date marks the first: building his army bigger than allowed.

Nuremberg Laws

September 15 1935

Munich Conference

September 30 1938

Kristallnacht

November 9 1938 - November 10 1938

Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact

August 23 1939

Hitler Invades Poland

September 1 1939 - October 6 1939

France and Britain Declare War on Germany

September 3 1939

The Fall of France

May 10 1940

Dunkirk Evacuation

May 27 1940 - June 4 1940

Battle of Britain

July 10 1940 - October 31 1940

Operation Babarossa

June 22 1941

Hitler Invades Soviet Union

June 22 1941

Attack on Pearl Harbor

December 7 1941

Chelmno Extermination Camp Begins Operation

December 7 1941

Wanness Conference

January 20 1942

Bataan Death March

April 9 1942

Battle of Midway

June 4 1942 - June 7 1942

Battle at Stalingrad

August 23 1942 - February 2 1943

Operation Torch Launched

November 8 1942

D-Day

June 6 1944

Battle of the Bulge

December 16 1944 - January 25 1945

Victory in Europe Day

May 7 1945

Day treaty signed, not day celebrated.

Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima

August 6 1945

Atomic Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki

August 9 1945

Victory in Japan Day

September 2 1945

Nuremberg Trials

November 20 1945 - October 1 1946