Due to the Treaty of Versailles, Germany's economy was horrible, causing them to search for any way out of if, hence Hitler.
Germany Invades Poland, deafeating the Polish army within weeks of their invasion. This was the starting event for WWII in Europe.
Until June 5, The remaining French Army and British army were taken out of France, causing them a major loss from France.
Italy enters the war, joining sides with axis powers. They began their entrance in the war with invading southern France.
Was a war mainly between the Royal Air Force and Germany, who were attempting to invade Britain. It ended with defeat for Nazi Germany.
Alliance, through the Tripartite Pact, is made between the bad guys: Germany, Japan, and Italy.
Nazi Germany and its Axis partners invade the Soviet Union. This was known as one of Hitlers first mistakes in WWII.
Japanese Bomb Peal Harbor in Hawaii, basically forcing America to join the alliance.
The remaining American and British navies, which was still very large, run into the Japanese naval advance, and we destroy them. This puts us on the offensive for the fight in the Pacific.
British troops defeated the Germans and Italians at Alamein in Egypt, sending the Axis forces to retreat.
Allied forces invade Italy and Basically overtake them, kicking the crap out of Mussolini, removing Italy from the war.
Very crucial event for the Allied forces, really puts Germany and Japan on edge.
When Allied forces landed on Normandy in France to begin their trek to take back France and gain a foothold in Europe. Was a very famous battle.
Germany surrenders with Hitler killing himself, ending the war In Europe.
Allied troops take over the first true Japanese island Okinawa. This island was the last stop before the real Japanese islands.
Thanks to the Manhattan project, we drop tow atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This ends the war in the Pacific.
Only a few weeks after dropping the atomic bombs, japan surrendered, ending WWII for good.