japenese internment camp timeline.
Japanese successfully invade manchuria.
hitler is appointed chancellor of germany.
FDR begins his presidency.
hitler abolishes the office of president declares himself leader.
italy invades ethiopia.
nazi party institutes the nuremberg laws.
us passes neutrality acts
FDR gets permission from congress to expand the navy.
germany invades the rhineland area.
jesse Owens wins four gold medals at the olympics in Berlin.
germany invades Austria.
nov 9 1938
nazi soviet nonaggression pact is signed.
Britain and France declare war on Germany.
sept 3 1939
Germany invades Poland.
dec 1 1939
Tripartite pact is signed and the axis powers are formed.
Germany invades Denmark and Norway.
Germany invades Belgium.
Germany forces trap French and British troops.
Hitler begins bombing Britain.
Hitler takes over France and devices into two zones.
june 22 1940
the Sudetenland area is ceded to germany through munich pact.
sep 30 1940
FDR signed the lend-lease act.
FDR and Winston Churchill negotiate the atlantic charter.
Tojo takes control of Japan, forces government to resighn.
Japan attacks pearl harbor.
dec 7 1941
FDR isssues executive order 9066 the internment of japanese americans.
Us surrenders Bataan in the philippines, Bataan death march takes place.
Tokyo is bombed in Doolittle raid.
april 18 1942
battle of coral sea takes place
Allies defeat Japan in the battle of the Midway.
june 4 1942
allied troops storm guadalcanal
Germany attacks the soviet union in Stalingrad.
Allied troops land in north Africa.
axis troops surrender in USSR.
the last troops of the Afrika korps surrender
allies invade the island of Sicily.
American forces capture Iwo Jima.
D-day takes place.
june 6 1944
Macarthur fulfills his promos and returned to the Philippines.
battle of the bulge occurs.
dec 16 1944
russian troops discover Auschwitz.
yalta conference takes place.
allied troops invade Okinawa
april 1 1945
Franklin Roosevelt dies.
april 12 1945
hitler commits suicide
april 30 1945
Potsdam conference takes place.
us drops atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
aug 7 1945
aug 15 1945
battle of the atlantic occurs
grant lawson was born
jan 27 1996