WWII 10 EVENTS

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Germany invading Poland

09/01/1939

Germany invades Poland attempting to regain lost territory and officially rule Poland.

Hitler survives assassination attempt

Nov 8, 1939

on the 16th anniversary of Hitler's Beer Hall Putsch, a bomb explodes just after Hitler has finished giving a speech. He wasleft unharmed.

German troops enter Romania

10/07/1940

Hitler went into Romania to overpower it so he could place his army there, so the soviet union would be intimidated of his powerful army bases.

Germans Bomb Coventry,England

11/14/1940 - 11/15/1940

Hitler leads his German Bombers into Coventry England to demolish the city,the most damaged building of them all was St. Michael's Cathedral.

British attack Italians in Africa

Jan 19, 1941

British forces in East Africa,acting from Information which was obtained from an Italian coded message, invade Italian-occupied Eritrea

President Roosevelt signs the Lend-Lease Act.

March 11, 1941

The U.S. Congress passes the Lend-Lease Act giving Roosevelt the authority to sell, transfer, or lease war goods to the government of any Allied country

Nazis invade Greece and Yugoslavia.

April 6, 1941

24 divisions and 1,200 tanks drive into Greece, as German air force launches Operation Castigo.

Britain invades Syria and overthrows its Vichy French government.

June 8, 1941

Because of the new leader of Iraq not agreeing britains agreements, the Britains went in and brought down the leader, demanding for their agreements.

The United States declares war on Japan

December 8, 1941

Because of the Pearl Harbor bombing attack, The Nuited States dleclares war on Japan.

Hungary declares war on Germany

Dec 31, 1944

the temporary government of Hungary declares war on Germany, bringing an end to Hungary's cooperation,who are sometimes free, somtimes forced, with the Axis power.