world war 2

Events

US passes neutrality acts

august 31 1935

german-soviet non agression pact

august 23 1939

german invasion of poland

september 8 1939 - september 30 1939

fall of france

may 10 1940 - june 22 1940

battle of britain

july 10, 1940 - october 31, 1940

german invasion of Soviet Union

june 22, 1941 - december 5, 1941

creation of the einsatazgruppen

september 29 1941 - october 1 1941

japanese attack on pearl harbor

december 7 1941

united states enters world war I

december 8 1941

battle of stalingrad

february 2 1942

executive order 9066

february 19 1942

battle of midway island

june 4 1942 - june 7 1942

D-Day (allied invasion of europe)

june 6 1944

liberation of the first holocaust camp

july 23 1944

adolf hitler commits suicide

april 30 1945

V-E Day

May 8 1945

atomic bombs dropped on hiroshima and nagasaki

august 6 1945

V-J Day

September 2, 1945

nuremburg trials

november 20 1945

partisans shoot mussolini

april 28 1985