Fighting one battle at a time in the Pacific, going from island to island
Surprise Attack that brings US into War
Big 3 meet in Europe to decide post war Europe
Gave Germany the Sudetenland
Meeting of new heads of Government to expand on Yalta
Official end of the War in the Pacific
Decoy to distract Hitler for D-Day
Battle of Stalingrad
Major Turning point in War in Europe Aug 23, 1942
Official end of the War in Europe May 8, 1945
Trials to bring Japanese war criminals to justice.
Developed and tested the Atomic Bomb
Allie invasion of France June 6, 1944
Final city targeted in Atomic Bomb attacks
First city targeted in Atomic Bomb Attacks
Policy of Appeasement
Giving Hitler his demands so war doesn't start
Systematic murder of 11 million people
Non- Aggression Pact
Russia and Germany will not attack each other
Charges against nazi Generals
Political Party in power of Germany in 1930's
Systematic extinction of a race.
Stagnated & Prolonged WW1, Blitzkrieg avoided it
Treaty of Versailles
End WW1 & Fuels start of WW2
Sept. 2 1945
May 8 1945
April 12 1945
June 6 1944
June 4 1942
Battle of Midway
Figure head of Japan
Dec. 7 1941
Pearl Harbor Attack
Battle of the Bulge General
Decided to drop the Atomic Bomb
Japanese Leader of WW2
Russian leader of WW2
Prime Minister of England after Churchill
President of World War 2
Developed the Atomic Bomb
Italian Leader of World War 2
Commander of Pacific Defense
German Leader of World War 2
Spanish leader of WW2
Dwight D Eisenhower
Commander fo D-Day
French General/Leader during WW2
GB Prime Minister of WW2
Pre WW 2 policy of appeasement leader
Totalitarian government of Russia following the Bolshevick Revolution
Surrender of Italy
Oct. 13 1943 Italy Surrenders to The Allies (American Dwight D Eisenhower accepts)
Invasion of Poland
Sept 01 1939- Germany invades Poland resulting in the official start of World War II.
Military retreat of the Communist that lead to Mao Zedong taking control
May Fourth Movement
Students protesting the Chinese Government after WW1
Cleansing China of un-pure traditions of the 4 olds. Used to strengthen Communism.
Great Leap Forward
Shifting of Chinese economy from Agriculture to Industry. Lead to famine and large loss of lives.
Marco Polo Bridge Incident
Japan and China battle in the beginning of WW2. Leads to Japan being more offensive and aggressive in China.
Building of military to promote diplomacy.
Leader of the Chinese Nationalist party or the KMT.
Communist leader of China. Comes to power after the Chinese revolution of 1949
Last Imperialist dynasty of China.
Japanese land base in Asia
Execute the orders of the Cultural Revolution.
Founded Republic of China.