WW2 Timeline

Events

Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

U.S. declares war on Japan

December 8, 1941

Nazi Germany Declares War on U.S

December 11, 1941

US navies halt the Japanese naval advance in the central Pacific

June 1, 1942

U.S troops land on Algerian Beaches

November 23, 1942

U.S Troops land in the Philippines

october 20, 1944

US troops cross the Rhine River at Remagen.

march 7, 1945

hitler commits suicide

april 30 1945

Germany surrenders to the western Allies

may 7, 1945

Germany surrenders to the Soviets

may 9, 1945

The United States drops an atomic bomb on Hiroshima.

august 6, 1945

The United States drops an atomic bomb on Nagasaki.

august 9, 1945