6th Period: Traylor

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Hitler is appointed chancellor of Germany by President von Hindenburg

01/01/1922

Japanese successfully invade Manchuria

09/19/1931

FDR begins his presidency of the US

03/04/1933

President Hindenburg dies

08/02/1934

Hitler declares himself the leader of Germany

08/19/1934

Germany invades the Rhineland area

03/07/1936

Germany Invades Austria

03/13/1938

Kristallnacht Occurs

11/9/1938 - 11/10/1938

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact is signed

08/14/1939

Germany invades Poland

09/01/1939

Britain and France declare war on Germany

09/3/1939

Battle of the Atlantic

09/3/1939 - 06/8/1940

Hitler takes over France and divides it into zones.

10/10/1939

Germany invades Norway

04/9/1940

Germany invades Denmark

04/09/1940

Germany invades Belgium

05/10/1940

Winston Churchill becomes the prime minister of Great Britain

05/10/1940

Italy declares war on Britain and France

06/10/1940

Battle of Britain begins

09/07/1940

FDR signs the Lend-Lease Act

03/11/1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

12/07/1941

US surrenders Bataan in the Philippines

04/03/1942

Tokyo is bombed in the Doolittle Raid

05/18/1942

Allies defeat Japan in the Battle of the Midway

06/07/1942

Germans attack the Soviet Union at Stalingrad

08/23/1942

Allied Troops storm Guadalcanal

11/12/1942 - 11/15/1942

The last troops of the Afika Korps surrender to the Allies

05/1943

Battle of the Coral Sea

06/4/1943 - 05/8/1943

D-Day takes place

06/06/1944

Allies liberate Paris

08/25/1944

Battle of the Bulge occurs

12/16/1944

Yalta Conferencee takes place

02/4/1945 - 02/11/1945

Franklin Roosevelt dies.

04/12/1945

Russian army storms Berlin

04/23/1945

V-E day

05/08/1945

US drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagaski

08/06/1945

Japan surrenders

09/2/1945