3rd Period: Dahl

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Japanese invade Manchuria

September 18 1931

Hitler appointed chancellor of Germany

January 30 1933

FDR begins Presidency

March 4 1933

Hitler declares himself leader of Germany; Hindenburg dies

August 2 1934

Nazi party institues Nuremberg Laws

September 15 1935

Italy invades Ethiopia

October 2 1935

Germany invades the Rhineland area

March 7 1936

Germany invades Austria

March 1938

Sudetenland ceded to Gremany through Munich Pact

October 1 1938

Kristallnaght occurs

November 9 1938

Battle of the Atlantic

1939

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact signed

August 14 1939

Germany invades Poland

September 1 1939

Britian and France declare war on Germany

September 3 1939

Germany invades Denmark

April 9 1940

Germany invades Norway

April 9 1940

Germany invades Belgium

May 10 1940

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister if Great Britian

May 10 1940

Germany traps French and British troops- B & F forced to retreat

May 25 1940

Hitler takes over France and divides it into zones

June 1940

Italy declares war of Britian and France

June 10 1940

Roosevelt creates the Office of Research and Development

June 27 1940

FDR signs Lend-Lease Act

March 11 1941

Germany attacks Soviet Union at Stalingrad

June 22 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7 1941

Battle of Coral Sea

May 4 1942

US surrenders to Bataan in the Phillippines

May 6 1942

Battle of the Midway- Allies defeat Japan

June 7 1942

Allied troops storm Guadacanal

August 1942

Last of Afrika Korps surrender to Allies

May 1943

Last of Afrika Korps surrender to Allies

May 1943

Italy surrenders to the Allies

July 1943

Benito Mussolini is stripped of power and arrested

July 25 1943

D-Day takes place

June 6 1944

Battle of the Bulge

December 16 1944

Franklin Roosevelt dies

April 12 1945

Allies liberate Paris

May 7 1945

V-E Day

May 8 1945

Russian army storms Berlin

May 9 1945

Japan surrenders

August 14 1945