World War II

Events

Locarno Pact- France, Germany, Great Britain,

1925

Kellogg-Briand Pact-Makes war illegal as a tool of Diplomacy

1928

The Manchurian Crisis

1931

Japan Invades Manchuria

1931

U. S. Neutrality Acts

1934

Italy Attacks Ethiopia,

1935

U. S. Neutrality Acts

1935

Rome-Berlin Axis

1936

The Spanish Civil War

1936 - 1939

Germany Invades the Rhineland

March 7, 1936

U. S. Neutrality Acts

1937

The Japanese Invasion of China

1937

The Austrian Anschluss

1938

Germany & Soviet Union sign non aggression pact

1939

U. S. Neutrality Acts

1939

Poland Attacked

Sept. 1, 1939

Germany invades France, Belgium and Netherlands

1940

Rome-Berlin-Tokyo Axis

1940

The “Phoney War” Ends

1940

France Surrenders

June 1940

Dunkirk Evacuated

June 4 1940

Roosevelt signs the Lend-Lease bill

1941

U. S. Lend-Lease Act

1941

Operation Barbarossa

June 22 1941

Axis Powers

1942

Battle of Stalingrad

1942 - 1943