World War II

US Leadership

Roosevelt

March 4, 1933 - April 11, 1945

Truman

April 12, 1945 - January 20, 1953

UK Leadership

Baldwin

June 7, 1935 - May 28, 1937

Chamberlain

May 29, 1937 - May 10, 1940

Churchill

May 11, 1940 - July 23, 1945

Attlee

July 24, 1945 - October 26, 1951

Churchill

October 27, 1951 - April 7, 1955

World War II

World War II

September 1, 1939 - September 2, 1945

Milestones

Japan Invades Manchuria

September 18, 1931

Japan Invades China

July 7, 1937

Germany Invades Poland

September 1, 1939

Attack on Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

D-Day

June 6, 1944

Japan Formally Surrenders

September 2, 1945