Germany Attacks Poland

September, 1939

In the year if 1939, Germany invaded and attacked Poland.

Germany Invades Norway and Denmark

April 1940

In April 1940, Germany invades Norway and Denmark

Germany Invades Belgium and the Netherlands.

May 1940

In May of 1940, Germany invades Belgium and the Netherlands.

Germmany Begins to Bomb Britain

July 1940

On July 1940, Germany begins bombing Britain.

Germsny Invades the Soviet Union

June 1941

On June 1941, Germany invades the Soviet Union.

Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor? U.S. Declares War on Japn

December 1941

On December 1941, Japan bombs Pearl Harbor. The U.S. declares war on Japan.

German Troops Surrender in Stalingrad, USSR

February 1943

On February 1943, German troops surrender in Stalingrad, USSR.

Italy Surrenders

September 1943

On September 1943, Italy surrenders.

Atomic Bombs

August 1945

Atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.


September, 1945

Japan signs surrender agreement, ending war.