Events/Battles of World War II

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Germany Invades Poland

September 1, 1939 - October 6, 1939

Phony War

October 1939 - June 1940

Soviets attack Baltic States

November 30, 1939 - March 12, 1940

Fall of French and Vichy France

May 10, 1940 - June 22, 1940

Rescue at Dunkirk

May 26, 1940 - June 4, 1940

The Battle of Britain

July 10, 1940 - October 31, 1940

Italy in North Africa

September 3, 1940 - September 1942

War in Balkans

October 28, 1940 - June 1, 1941

U.S and Japan in SE Asia Colonies

1941 - 1942

Operation in Barbarossa

June 22, 1941 - December 5, 1941

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Battle of Coral Sea

May 4, 1942 - May 8, 1942

Battle of Midway

June 4, 1942 - June 7, 1942

Battle of Guadalcanal

August 7, 1942 - February 9, 1943

Battle of Stanlingrad

August 23, 1942 - February 2, 1943

Battle of El Alamein

October 23, 1942 - November 4 1943

Operation Torch

November 8, 1942 - November 10, 1942

Invasion of Italy

September 3, 1943 - September 16, 1943

Operation Overlord

June 6, 1944 - August 25, 1944

Battle of Leyte Gulf

October 23, 1944 - October 26, 1944

Battle of Bulge

December 16, 1944 - January 25, 1945

Battle of Iwo Jima

February 19, 1945 - March 16, 1945

Battle of Okinawa

April 1, 1945 - June 22, 1945

Atomic Bombing at Hiroshima and Nagasak

August 6, 1945 - August 9, 1945