WWll 1940-1945

Main

Battle of Stalingrad ends

February 2, 1942

Japanese Internment begins

February 19, 1942

Operation Torch

November 8, 1942

Axis Forces Surrender inTunisia

November 17, 1942

Zoot Suit riots

May 30, 1943

Tehran Conference

November 28, 1943

Anzio Landings

January 22, 1944

Rome falls to the Allies

June 4, 1944

Operation Overlord

June 6, 1944

Battle of the Philippine Sea

June 19, 1944

Battle of the Leyte Gulf

October 23, 1944

Battle of the Bulge begins

December 16, 1944

Yatla Conference

February 4, 1945

Battle of Iwo Jima begins

February 19, 1945

Allies return to Manila

March 3, 1945

Battle of Okinawa begins

April 1, 1945

FDR dies

April 12, 1945

Mussolini shot by Italian Partisans

April 28, 1945

V-E Day

May 8, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki

August 6, 1945

V-J Day

September 2 ,1945