6th period: Motzko

Invasion/Bombing

Italy invades Ethiopia

10/3/1935

Germany invades Austria

3/15/1938

Hitler takes over France and divides it into zones

10/10/1939

Germany invades Norway

4/9/1940

Germany invades Denmark

4/9/1940

Germany invades Belgium

10/5/1940

Germany attack the Soviet Union

6/22/1941

Tokyo is bombed in the Doolittle Raid

4/12/1942

D-Day takes place

6/6/1944

1st test of the Manhattan Project

7/16/1945

US drops atmoic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

8/6/1945

Battles/Massacres

Kristallnacht occurs

11/9/1938 - 11/10/1938

Battle of the Atlantic occurs

9/3/1939 - 6/30/1940

Germany traps French and British forces and they retreat to Dunkirk

5/10/1940

Battle of Britain

8/12/1940 - 8/31/1940

Allied troops storm Guadalcanal

May 1942 - January 1943

Battle of the Midway

6/4/1942 - 6/7/1942

World Leaders

Hitler is appointed chancellor of Germany

1/30/1933

Winston Churchill becomes the prime minister of Great Britain

5/10/1940

Italy declared war on France and Britain

6/10/1940

FDR signs the Lend-Lease Act

5/11/1941

FDR and Winston Churchill negotiate the Atlantic Charter

8/14/1941

Yalta Conference takes place

2/4/1945 - 2/11/1945

Franklin Roosevelt died

4/12/1945

Benito Mussolini is stripped of his power and arrested

4/28/1945

Other

Nazi party institutes Nuremberg Laws

9/15/1935

Sudetenland is ceded to Germany

9/19/1938

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact is signed

August 14, 1939

Britain and France declare war on Germany

9/3/1939

Roosevelt creates the Office of Scientific Research and Development (OSRD)

6/28/1941

The last troops of the Afrika Korps surrender to the Allies

May 1943

Allies liberate Paris

8/25/1944

V-E Day

5/8/1945

Germany invades the Rhineland area

3/71936

Surrenders

US surrenders Bataan

4/9/1942

Italy surrenders to the Allies

9/8/1943

Battle of the Bulge occurs

12/22/1944