WORLD WAR 2

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italy invades ethiopia

1935

congress passes

1935

congress passes the first neutrality act. the law is intended to keep the united states out of forgein conflicts.

japan launches

1937

japan launches an allout war against !china

world war 2 begins as germany invades poland

1939

world war 2 begins as germany invades poland. although the united states remains neutral president roosevelt seeks to aid the aliies,such as britian and france

france surrenders to germany

1940

japanese bombming

1941

japanese planes bomb the united staes fleet at pearl harbor,hawaii. the next day, the united states enters world war 2 on the allied side

united states

1942

the united states navy defeats japan at the battle of midway