United States was neutral.
Nearly 1,200 people, including 128 American citizens, die when a German submarine sinks
An estimated one million soldiers are killed and wounded in the Battle of Verdun
kills millions worldwide.
Boost the stock market.
The first Neutrality Act which was intended to keep the United States out of foreign conflicts.
An all out war with China.
Germany invades Poland. Even though the U.S is neutral, FDR decides to help the Allied side.
The United States enters the war the next day on the Allied side.
Defeat Japan in the Battle of Midway
Driven out of the Soviet Union.
Allied troops land at Normandy in France. Within a few months, all of France is free from the Nazis.
Germany surrendered in May, and Japan in September.
Gain its independence from the United States.
A Soviet blockade by bringing desperately needed food, fuel, and supplies to the people of Berlin.