World War 2

Events

The Second Sino-Japanese War

1937

Rape of Najing

December 13, 1937

Kristallnacht

November 7, 1938

Germany invaded Poland

September 1, 1939

Battle of Britain(RAF/Luftwaffle)

1940

Maginot Line

May 1940

Evacuation Dunkirk

May 26, 1940 - June 4, 1940

French and Britain troops = beach

Blitz

September 7, 1940 - May 16, 1941

US iron and steel embargo on Japan

October 1940

Soviet Union joined Allies (2cross Ger.)

June 1941

Operation Barbarossa

June 22, 1941

US oil embargo on Japan

July 1941

US joined Allies (Pearl Harbor)

December 1941

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Coral Sea and Midway

1942

Japanese interment camps

1942 - 1945

Battle of Kursk

July 5, 1943 - August 23, 1943

tank battle = germany out of Russia

Operation Overlord(D-Day)

June 6, 1944

V-E day

May 8, 1945

V-J Day

August 15, 1945 - September 2, 1945