World War 2 Timeline

Events

Mussolini named Prime Minister of Italy

October 1922

Japan Invades Manchuria

September 18, 1931

Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany

January 30, 1933

Italy invades Ethiopia

October 3, 1935

Germany reoccupies the Rhineland

January 1936

Germany annexes Austria

1938

Munich Conference

September 29, 1938

Kristallnacht

November 9,1938

Germany occupies Czechoslovakia

March 15, 1939

Franco defeats the Loyalist

April 1, 1939

Battle of the Atlantic

September 1939

Germany invades Poland

September 1, 1939

Japan occupies French Indochina

September 1940

Congress passes Land- Lease Act

March 11, 1941

Germany invades the Soviet Union

June 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Battle of Java Sea

February 27, 1942

Bataan Death March

May 1942

Battle of the Coral Sea

June 1942

Battle of Midway

June 4, 1942

Guadalcanal

August 1942

Battle of Stalingrad

September 1942

El Alamein

October 1942

Casablanca Conference

January 1943

Cairo Conference

November 22, 1943