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Hitler Joins the Nazi Party

1920

Hitler's Rise in Power

1921

By 1921 Adolf Hitler became the leader.

The Nazis became the largest party in the Reichstag

1932

Concentration Camps were Built

1933

Concentration camps were build to isolate people who weren't part of the "Master Race".

Chancellor

January 30, 1933

Hitler became Chancellor of Germany.

Fuhrer

August 2, 1934

Hitler became the Fuhrer.

Invasion of the Rhinelands

March 1936

Hitler ordered his troops into the Rhinelands.

Annexation of Austria

March 1938

Invasion of Sudetenland

October 1938

He was keen on taking the Sudetenland. When Hitler threatened to invade, British and French leaders tried to negotiate with him.

Kristallnacht

November 9, 1938

Nazi mob destroyed Jewish homes, businesses, and synagogues. It was named Kristallnacht or Crystal Night because of the broken glasses that littered the streets.

Invasion of Czechoslovakia

March 1939

Adolf Hitler broke his promise not to invade Czechoslovakia.

Non-Aggresion Pact with the Soviet Union

August 1939

Hitler signed a non-aggression pact with Joseph Stalin, leader of the Soviet Union.

Uniting East Prussia with the rest of Germany

September 1939

Invasion of Poland

September 1, 1939

Hitler invaded Poland to take back the land for the Aryans.

Britain and France orders Germany out of Poland

September 3, 1939

Britain and France responded immediately after Germany invaded Poland. Germany ignored the orders to leave Poland on September 3, 1939, Britain and France declared war.