WW2

Events

Germany invades Poland and Britain declares war on Germany

September 1, 1939

Britain declares war on Germany

Germany invades Holland

10 may 1940

British forced to evacuate all military forces from Dunkirk

Approx. 27 May 1940

France is defeated and signs an armistice with Germany

25 june 1940

Battle of Britain begins

July 10, 1940

* Germany invades USSR

22 June 1941

The Soviets drive Germany out of the USSR

5 December 1941

Italy surrenders to the Allies

13 October 1943

Allies invade Normandy

1944

Allies retake Paris

19 August 1944

The Allies reach Germany

22 March 1945

Hitler kills himself

April 29, 1945

Germany surrenders to the soviets

7 may 1945