Creation of the Einsatazgruppen


Death squads

German-Soviet Non-Agression pact

August 23, 1939

two countries agreed to take no military action against each other for 10 years

German invasion of poland

september 1, 1939

joint invasion of poland by nazi germany

Us passes neutrality act

November 1939

lifted the arms embargo and put all trade under the terms of "cash-and-carry"

Fall of france

May 10, 1940

german invasion of france and the low countries

Battle of Britian

July 10, 1940

military campaign of WW2 when the Air Force defeated the US

German Invasion of Soviet Union

June 22, 1941

largest german military operation of WW2

Japanese attack on Pearl harbor

December 7, 1941

Japan attack on Us Naval base

United states enters WW2

December 8, 1941

went into war because of japanese attack

Battle of Stalingrad

1942 - 1943

Nazi fought against Soviet Union

Executive order of 9066

February 19, 1942

presidential order signed by Franklin D Roosevelt

Battle of Midway island

June 7, 1942

Us defeated a fleet of imperial Japanese navy


June 6, 1944

Us sent an overload of troops to Normandy

Liberation of first holocaust camp

July 23, 1944

prisoners who were different

Partisans shoot musolini

April 28, 1945

Him and his wife were both shot

Adolf Hitler Commits suicide

April 30, 1945

Shot himself in his bunker

V-E day

May 8, 1945

germans surrender

Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6, 1945

Harry Truman ordered to bomb 2 cities

V-J day

September 2, 1945

Japan Surrenders

Nuremburg Trials

November 20, 1945 - October 1, 1946

military tribunals