WWII Timeline

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King of Spain Forced to Leave

1931

Japan Seizes Manchuria

1931

Italy invades Ethiopia

1935

Hitler Sends Troops to Rhineland

1936

Italy Conquers Ethiopia

1936

Francisco Franco Starts Civil War in Spain

1936

Hitler and Mussolini send support in this battle.

Japan starts the Second Sino-Japanese War with China

1937

Munich Conference

1938

Brittish and France caved into Hitlers demands with appeasement. They surrendered the Sudetenland to him.

Hitler Ready for an Anschluss (treaty/ union with Austria)

March 1938

Sent army to get what he wants.

Franco Wins Civil War

1939

He sets up a dictatorship similar to Hitler and Mussolini

Hitler conquers the rest of Czechoslovakia

1939

Breaks promises with Britain and France.

Nazi Soviet Pact

1939

Hitler Invades Poland

September 1939