6th Period: Hill

Axis

Japan successfully invades Manchuria

09/19/1931

Hitler becomes Chancellor

01/30/1933

Italy invades Ethiopia

10/03/1935

Germany invades the Rhineland area

03/07/1936

Germany invades Austria

03/12/1938

Kristallnaght occurs

11/09/1938 - 11/10/1938

Germany Invades Poland

09/01/1939

Germany invades Denmark

04/09/1940

Germany Invades Norway

04/09/1940

Germany invades Belgium

05/10/1940

Germany traps and forces Great Britain and France to retreat to Dunkirk

05/20/1940

Italy Declares war on Britain and France

06/10/1940

Hitler takes and divides France

06/14/1940

Hitler starts bombing Britain nightly

09/07/1940

Germans attack the Soviet Union at Stalingrad

06/22/1941

Japan Attacks Pearl Harbor

12/07/1941

The last troops of the Afrika Korps surrender to the Allies

05/01/1943

Benito Mussolini is stripped of power and arrested

07/25/1943

Italy surrenders to Allies

09/03/1943

Japan surrenders

09/02/1945

Allies

Battle of the Atlantic

09/03/1939 - 05/08/1945

Britain and France declare war on Germany

09/03/1939

US surrenders Bataab in the Philippines

04/09/1942

Tokyo is bombed in Doolittle Raid

04/18/1942

Battle of the Coral Sea

05/04/1942 - 05/08/1942

Allies defeat Japan in the Battle of the Midway

06/07/1942

Allied Troops storm Guadalcanal

08/07/1942

Allied Troops land in North Africa

05/19/1943

D-day

06/06/1944

Allies libertate Paris after four years of Germany occupation

08/25/1944

Battle of Bulge

12/16/1944 - 01/25/1945

Russian army storms Berlin

04/24/1945

V-E day

05/08/1945

1st test of Manhattan project

07/16/1945

US Drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima

08/06/1945

US Drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima

08/06/1945

US drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki

08/09/1945

Political

FDR begins his presidency of the U.S.

03/4/1933

Nazi Party institutes the Nuremberg Laws

09/15/1935

Sudetenland area is ceded to Germany through the Munich Pact

09/30/1938

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact is Signed

8/19/1939

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister in Great Britian

05/10/1940

FDR Signs the Lend-Lease Act

03/11/1941

FDR creates OSRD for new weapons

06/28/1941

FDR and Winston Churchhill negotiate Atlantic Charter

08/09/1941 - 08/12/1941

Hitler abolishes office of president.

05/06/1943

Yalta Conference takes Place

02/04/1945 - 02/11/1945

FDR dies

04/12/1945