1922-1943

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Mussolini Named Prime Minster of Italy

March 1922

Japan invades Manchuria

Sep. 19, 1931 - Feb 27, 1932

Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germnay

Jan. 30, 1933 - April 30, 1945

Germany occupies Czechoslovakia

March 15, 1934

Italy invades Ethiopia

Oct. 3, 1935

Germany reoccupies the Rhineland

Jan. 1936

Franco defeats the Loyalists

July 17, 1936 - April 1939

Germany annexes Austria

March 12, 1938

Battle of Stalingrad

July 17, 1938 - Feb. 2, 1943

Munich Conference

Sept. 28, 1938 - Sept. 29, 1938

Kistallnacht

Nov. 9, 1938 - Nov. 10, 1938

Germany invades Poland

Sept. 1, 1939

Battle of Atlantic

Sept. 3, 1939 - May 8, 1945

Japan occupies French Indochina

Sept. 22, 1940 - Sept. 26, 1940

Congress passes Lend-Lease Act

March 11, 1941

Germany invades the Soviet Union

June 22, 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Habor

Dec. 7, 1941

Battle of Java Sea

Feb. 27, 1942 - March 1, 1942

Battle of the Coral Sea

May 4, 1942 - May 8, 1942

Battle of Midway

June 4, 1942 - June 7, 1942

El Alamein

July 1, 1942 - July 27, 1942

Guadalcanal

August 1942 - Feb. 1943

Bataan Death March

December 22, 1942

Casablanca Conference

Jan. 14, 1943 - Jan. 24, 1943

Cairo Conference

Nov. 22, 1943 - Nov. 26, 1943