Timeline of WWII

Events

Hitler takes over Rhineland

1936

Hitler reunites with Austria

1938

Hitler takes the Sudetenland

Sept 1938

Hitler takes over the rest of Czechoslovakia

March 1939

Hitler takes over Poland

September 1, 1939

Britain and France declare war on Germany

September 3rd 1939

Canada declares war on Germany

September 10 1939

Phony War

September 11 1939 - May 16, 1940

Battle of Britain

July 10th 1940 - May 1941

Operation Barbarossa

June 22, 1941

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Battle of Hong Kong

December 8 1941 - December 25, 1941

Battle of Dieppe

August 19 1942

Ortona and Italian Campaign

July 9 1943

D-Day

June 6 1944

Hitler Commits Suicide

April 30, 1945

VE Day

May 8, 1945

Hiroshima Atomic Bomb

August 6th 1945

Nagasaki Atomic Bomb

August 9, 1945

Japan Surrenders (VJ Day)

August 14, 1945