World Event II

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Japanese internment begins

February 1942

FDR Dies

April 12, 1942

Operation Torch

November 8, 1942 - November 16,1942

Battle of Stalingrad ends

February 2, 1943

Axis forces surrender in Tunisia

May 13, 1943

Zoot Suit riots

June 3, 1943 - June 8, 1943

Tehran Conference

November 28, 1943 - December 1, 1943

Anzio landings

January 22, 1944 - June 5, 1944

Rome falls to the Allies

June 4, 1944

Operation Overlord

June 6, 1944 - August 25, 1944

Battle of the Philippine Sea

June 19, 1944 - June 20, 1944

Battle of Leyte Gulf

October 23, 1944 - October 26, 1944

Battle of the Bulge begins

December 16, 1944 - January 3, 1945

Yalta Conference

February 4, 1945 - February 11, 1945

Battle of Iwo Jima begins

February 19, 1945 - March 26, 1945

Allies return to Manila

March 3, 1945

Battle of Okinawa begins

April 6, 1945 - June 8, 1945

Mussolini shot by Italian partisans

April 29, 1945

V-E Day

May 8, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki

August 6, 1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

V-J Day

September 2, 1945