Dictatorships

Events

Stresemann

1923 - 1928

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Wallstreet Crash

1929

Japan Invades Manchuria

18 September 1931

Withdrawl from Disarmament Discussions

1933

Germany Makes Non Agressive Pact with Poland

1934

Saar is Returned

1935

Luftwaffe Formed

1935

Rhineland Repossessed

1936

Rome - Berlin Axis

1936

Coalition formed between Germany and Italy

Goering Four Year Plan

1936 - 1940

Moving Nazi Germany to an economy that was fully based around the preparation for war

Anti-Comintern Pact with Japan

25 November 1936

Germany and Japan sign a Anti-Communism Pact (Anti-Comintern Pact)

Hossbach Memorandum

11/05/1937 - 11/06/1937

Summary of Meeting help on 5th of November 1937, the meeting where Hitler outlined his plans of expanding Germany's territory east

Hitler Supreme Commander

1938

Hitler becomes Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces

Annexation of Czechosloakia -> Sudetenland handed over

1938 - 1939

OKW Founded

1938

Oberkommando der Wehrmacht - Supreme Command of Armed Forces. Overviewed the entire German Army, Navy, and Air Force (Luftwaffe).
Wilhelm Keitel - Head of Army
Joachim von Ribbentrop - Foreign Minister
Hermann Gõring - Military Leader

Anschluss of Austria

March 12 1938

England + France Guarantee Poland

February 1939

Ribbentrop - Molotov pact

Jul. 1939

Hitler Invades Poland

1 september 1939

England + France Declare War on Nazi Germany

3 september 1939