Nazi Rise to Power

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Hitler begins service in World War 1

1914

Hitler joins the Deutsche Arbeiterpartei party

09/1919

Hitler is elected leader of Nazi Party

1921

Beer Hall Putsch

11/9/1923

Hitler is sentenced to five years in prison for treason.

4/1/1924

Hitler Reorganizes Nazi Party

1926

Industrial production fell by one half and Hitler began promising salvation

1929 - 1932

Paul von Hidenburg appoints Adolf Hitler as Chancellor

1/30/1933

The Jewish Holocaust begins.

9/1933

Hitler is named Time magazine's "Man of the Year."

1/2/1939

Invasion of Poland

9/1939

Hitler declares war against the United States.

12/11/1941