December 15, 2019
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Riley Spoon - Timeline
⟶ Updated 3 Jan 2018 ⟶
List of edits
Mussolini comes into power *he comes into power at a very chaotic time
Hitler comes into power in Germany *was appointed Chancellor after a series of elections.
Civil war in Spain *The armed conflict between the Republicans and Nationalist led by General Francisco Franco
Kristallnacht *also known as the "The night of Broken Glass". Almost 200 Synagogues were destroyed and tens of thousands of Jews were removed from Concentration Camps.
Hitler invades Czechoslovakia *Negotiations between Germany and Poland broke out. Hitler declares war on Poland-trying to take Czechoslovakia.
Non-aggression pact signed between Germany and Russia *Both signed the Pact agreeing to not engage in any military action against each other
France surrenders to Hitler *The German plan consisted of two plans. The Germans met with France announcing the surrender of France
Battle of Britain begins *The Germans begin the first of a long bombing raids in Great Britain, starting the Battle of Britain
Congress passes the Neutrality Acts *This act prohibited the exports of "arms, ammunition, and implements of war" from the United States to foreign countries
Axis powers form *Germany, Italy, and Japan which were allied before and during the war
Chelmno Concentration Camps opens in Poland *The first Nazi Germany extermination camp during the war
Lend Lease Act passed *The principal for providing U.S. Military aid to foreign nations during WWII.
Pearl Harbor bombed * A surprise military attack made by the Imperial Japanese Military
WAAC Established *Gave women the ability to help with was materials
Battle of Stalingrad *major confrontation of WWII in which Nazi Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union trying to ,maintain control of Stalingrad
D-Day * The day in World War II on which Allied forces invaded northern France by means of beach landings in Normandy.
V-E Day *the day marking the allied victory, and the Germans surrender
Atomic Bomb tested successfully *the first atomic bomb tested. Planned to be used in Japan
Hiroshima Bombed *This bomb was dropped during the final stage of WWII creating much damage to Hiroshima
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