WWII & The Holocaust

Events

Treaty of Versailles crushes Germany economy

1919

Nazi part emerges in Germany

1920 - 1929

The Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germay - First concentration camps used to hold Communists

1933

Nuremburg Laws segregate Germany

1935

Japan invades China

1937

Kristallnact

1938

Germany invades Polan - Britain Empire and France declare war - Jews in Ghettos/Work Camps

1939

Germany takes France, also attacks USSR

1940

Japan attacks the USA & British Empire

1941

'The Final Solution

1941

German and Japanese expansion stopped at Midway, El Alamein and Kokoda

1942

Germans defeated at Stalingrad

1943

D-Day: France Liberated

1944

Berlin Falls - Hiroshima Bombed - Allied victory

1945

Rights and Freedoms