World War II

Events

US Passes Neutrality Acts

1930 - 1939

Creation of the Einsatazgruppen

1939

German-Soviet Non-aggression Pact

August 23, 1939

German Invasion of Poland

September 1, 1939 - October 6, 1939

Fall of France

May 10, 1940 - June 25, 1940

Battle of Britain

July 10, 1940 - October 31, 1940

German Invasion of Soviet Union

June 22, 1941 - December 5, 1941

Japanese Attack Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

United States enters WWII

December 8, 1941

Executive Order 9066

February 19, 1942

Battle of Midway Island

June 4, 1942 - June 7, 1942

Battle of Stalingrad

August 1942 - February 2, 1943

D-Day

June 6, 1944

Liberation of First Holocaust camp

July 23, 1944

Partisans Shoot Mussolini

April 28, 1945

Adolf Hitler Commits Suicide

April 30, 1945

V-E Day

May 8, 1945

Atomic Bombs Dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6, 1945 - August 9, 1945

V-J Day

September 2, 1945

Nuremburg Trials

November 20, 1945 - October 1, 1946