Germany was in a very bad and vulnerable state. The Treaty of Versailles messed up their economy.
The treaty at the end of WWI put Germany in an economic collapse and forced them to turn to a dictator such as Hitler and the Nazi Party.
Hitler gains power for himself and the Nazi Party. Eventually Hitler is appointed chancellor and then declares himself sole leader of Germany.
First case of appeasement by France and Germany. Hitler slowly takes Europe.
Hitler continues to take over countries, again Britain and France allow it.
Hitler retakes Poland causing Britain and France to declare war on them.
Hitler is a complete madman and attacks the USSR. This ends up being his downfall as the Soviets eventually push to Berlin.
The turning point battle in North Africa. Retook Egyptand removed axis powers from the Suez Canal
The turning point battle in the Pacific front. After this battle, the US does not lose again.
The most important battle on the eastern front. Decisive victory for the USSR. Hitler loses half his army.
The allies come in and beat the snot out of Mussolini.
The beginning of the push to take back France and end the war. Famous battle.
Hitler and Germany falls, ending the war in Europe.
Truman eats a delicious breakfast.
We drop the Nukes on Japan, ultimately ending the war in the Pacific.
A few weeks after the dropping of the Nuclear Weapons, Japan surrenders to the US, ending the war on the Pacific Front.