1900-1950

Events

US passes Neutrality Acts

8/31/1935

german-soviet non-aggresion pact

august 23, 1939

Creation of the Einsatazgruppen

september 1939

german invasion of poland

september 1, 1939

fall of France

may 10, 1940

Battle of Britain

July 10, 1940 - October 31, 1940

US enters WWII

1941

German Invasion of Soviet Union

June 22, 1941 - December 5, 1941

Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Executive order 9066

February 19, 1942

Battle of Midway Island

June 1942

Battle of Stalingrad

August 23, 1942 - February 2, 1943

D-Day

June 6 1944

Liberation of first Holocaust camp

june 23, 1944

Nuremburg Trials

1945 - 1949

Partisans Shoot Mussolini

April 28, 1945

Adolf Hitler committs Suicide

April 30, 1945

V-E Day

May 8, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki

August 9, 1945

V-J Day

September 2, 1945