World War Two Timeline Assignment - Bailey & Stephanie

Events

Japan seizes Manchuria

September 18, 1931

Italy seizes Ethiopia (Abyssinia)

October 3, 1935

Hitler invades the Rhineland

March 7, 1936

Anschluss (annexation of Austria by Germany)

March 12, 1938

Munich Pact

September 30, 1938

Kristallnacht

November 9, 1938 - November 10, 1938

Hitler seizes all of Czechoslovakia

March 15, 1939

Nazi-Soviet Non Aggression Pact

August 23, 1939

Hitler attacks Poland

September 1, 1939

Canada declares war on Germany

September 10, 1939

Fall of Holland, Belgium and France

May 10, 1940 - June 22, 1940

Miracle at Dunkirk

May 27, 1940 - June 4, 1940

Battle of Britain

July 10, 1940 - October 31, 1940

Bismarck Sunk

May 27, 1941

Operation Barbarossa begins

June 22, 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Invasion of Hong Kong

December 8, 1941

Battle of Midway

June 4, 1942 - June 7, 1942

Dieppe Raid

August 19, 1942

Allied troops land in Sicily

July 10, 1943

Battle of Ortona

December 20, 1943 - December 28, 1943

D - Day

June 6, 1944

Canadian soldiers liberate Netherlands

September, 1944 - April, 1945

Germany Surrenders (V-E Day)

May 7, 1945

USA drops atomic bomb on Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

Japan surrenders (V-J Day)

September 2, 1945

World War Two Timeline Assignment: Bailey & Stephanie