World War II

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Douglas MacArthur

1880 - 1964

Five-star general, chief of staff of US Army in 1930s. Field Marshal of Philippine Army.

George Patton

1885 - 1945

General that cmmanded seventh US army and third US army.

Dwight Eisenhower

1890 - 1969

34th president of the US. Five star general during WWII.

Battle of Britain

1940

A turning point of World War II, Britain conceals Sealion.

Operation Barbarossa

1941

Germany invaded Russia, turning point of WWII.

Pearl Harbor Attack

1941

Japanese planes attacke the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, killed 2,300 americans.

Battle of Stalingrad

1942 - 1943

Brutal battle between German and Soviet forces for industrial city of Stalingrad.

D-Day

1944

US Army troops went ashore Omaha Beach, invaded Normandy.

Yalta Conference

1945

Leaders met and discussed making Hitler surrender.