After heavy bombing Warsaw surrendered to Germany. September 17th the Soviet Union invaded Poland, the last Polish unit surrendered on October 6th. German- Soviet Non-Aggression Pact, divided country correctly.
Attack on Pearl Harbor
December 7th 1941
Japan attacked the United States in Hawaii at 8:00 in the morning. One reason was because American fleet units were preventing and interfering with Japanese conquest.
Battle of Midway
June 4 1942 - June 7 1942
Happened 6th months after Japans attack on Pearl Harbor. Naval battle, fought almost completely with aircraft . United States destroyed Japans first line strength and almost all of its best trained pilots.
Battle of Stalingrad
August 23 1942 - February 2 1943
Germany and their allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city of Stalingrad in Russia. Significant because it was the first major German loss during WWII. After Germany's loss they didn't advance any further in Europe or Russia.
June 6 1943
About 9,000 men died during D-day. Was the biggest invasion by sea in history. Plan was to overthrow Nazi Germany and Adolf Hitler
May 8 1945
Means victory in Europe day, marks the end of war with Germany. Japan surrendered to the allies after almost 6 years.
August 6 1945
America dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan and wiped out 90 percent of the city.
August 14, 1945
Marked the end of WW2 the allies that were fighting together defeated Japan. More than 400,000 Americans died that day.