World War II

WWII

Beer Hall Putsch

November 8, 1923

Hitler serves prison term for treason

April 1, 1924 - December 19, 1924

Japan invades Manchuria

1931

Hitler Appointed Chancellor

January 30,1933

Reichstag Fire

February 27, 1933

Gestapo Formed

April 26, 1933

Nuremberg Laws

September 15, 1935

Italy Invades Ethiopia

October 1935

Rome-Berlin Axis

1936

Anschluss

3/12/1938

Evian Conference

July 6, 1938 - July 15, 1938

Munich Agreement

September 30, 1938

German invades Czechoslovakia

March 1939

Non-Aggression Pact

August 23, 1939

Invasion of Poland

September 1, 1939

Dunkirk Evacuated

June 4 1940

Tripartite Pact

September 27, 1940

Japan Attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Wannsee Conference

1/20/1942

Coral Sea

May 7 1942 - May 8 1942

Midway

June 1942

Stalingrad

August 23 1942 - February 2 1943

Axis forces surrender in Tunisia

May 13, 1943

Italy Surrenders

September 1943

Operation Overlord (D-Day Invasion)

June 6, 1944

Liberation of Paris

August 25, 1944

Battle of the Bulge

December 16, 1944

Iwo Jima

February 19, 1945 - March 26, 1945

Okinawa

April 1945 - June 1945

Germany Surrenders

May 7, 1945

Bombing of Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

Bombing of Nagasaki

August 9, 1945

Japan Surrenders

August 14, 1945

Victory in Japan Day

September 2 1945

Nuremburg Trials

November 20, 1945 - October 1, 1946

Holocaust

Dachau concentration camp opened

March 22, 1933

Boycott of Jewish shops and businesses.

April 1, 1933

Nuremberg Laws

September 15, 1935

Evian Conference

July 6, 1938 - July 15, 1938

Kristallnacht

November 9, 1938

Voyage of the MS St. Louis

May 13, 1939 - June 17, 1939

Aktion T4

September 1939 - August 1941

1st Ghetto Established (Piotrkow Trybunalski)

October 8, 1939

Auschwitz-Brikenau

May 20, 1940 - January 1945

Warsaw Ghetto

October 12, 1940 - May 26, 1943

Einsatzgruppen Massacre

June 1941 - November 1942

Babi Yar Massacre

September 29, 1941 - September 30, 1941

Majdanek

October 1, 1941 - July 23, 1944

Operation Reinhard

October 1941

Chelmno

December 7 1941 - January 17 1945

Wannsee Conference

20 January 1942

Sobibor

March 1942 - October 1943

Belzec

March 1942 - December 1942

Sonderaktion 1005

May 1942 - May 1944

Treblinka

July 1942 - October 1943

Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

April 19, 1943 - May 16, 1943

Death Marches

October 1944 - May 1945

Liberation of Auschwitz

January 27, 1945

Liberation of Dachau and Buchenwald

April 29, 1945

War Crimes Tribunal begins (Nuremberg, Germany)

November 20, 1945