All Jews were ordered to officially to register themselves
Germany taking over the country
Germany took over the country
ANTI-JEWISH MEASURES 1942 and THE JEWISH STAR
The Germans stepped their Arynazation of Jewish businesses, the process whereby Jews were forced to sell their businesses to non-Jews. In some cases some Jews managed to transfer their businesses into the hands of sympathetic Dutchmen.
Attack of the Japanese
1943 - 1944
Opening of 4-day air attack on Japanese convoy off New Guinea
On the fifth day the Germans bombed the city of Rotterdam, causing an appalling loss of life and property.
FURTHER ANTI-JEWISH MEASURES
During spring 1941 new anti-Jewish decrees continued to be issued. Some of the decrees would be petty, others would pose enormous hardship,
The Lend-Lease bill is introduced in the U.S. Congress.
Heavy German attacks by dive-bombers on British convoys to Malta (in Sicilian channel) results in loss of 'Southampton' and damage to 'Illustrious'.