WW2 Isabella Guzmán Time line

Timeline created by Isabella Guzmán
In History
  • Invasion of Poland Marks Beginning of WWII SEP 1, 1939

    Invasion of Poland Marks Beginning of WWII SEP 1, 1939
    The German invasion came as a surprise to all countries, this had a very bad impact on the Polish community in every possible way, and due to this event France and Great Britain declared war on Germany on September 3.
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
    After the Dunkirk battle and the defeat of France in May through June, started this air battle “Blitz” where Germany attacked the UK, many important cities especially London were bombed despite the great opposition of the RAF.
  • Germany Invades USSR Opening Eastern Front

    Germany Invades USSR Opening Eastern Front
    This event was called Operation Barbarossa, Nazi Germany´s objective was to conquiere the Western Soviet Union, but they underestimated their opponents and their defense method, because the results of this war was a big surprise for all.
  • Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor and Franklin Roosevelt Declares War

    Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor and Franklin Roosevelt Declares War
    This event was one of the most important events of this war, On December 7,1941,Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor and 1 day after this, the president of the US pronounced a speech called”The Infamy Speech” or “The Pearl Harbor Speech” and with this, The US enter to the WW2 almost immediately.
  • Bataan Death March and Japan takes Philippines

    Bataan Death March and Japan takes Philippines
    This march took place after the United States was forced to hand over the Philippines to Japan during WWII in Bataan, Filipino and American prisoners were forced to march 85 miles in just 6 days to reach the Japanese prison camp near Cabanatuan.
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    The battle of Stalingrad, was another important event of this war in which the Soviet Union, Germany and their allies fought for the dominance of this city in southern Russia, this was a great surprise because many people died and the morale of Germany I was on the ground because they finally lost.
  • The North African Campaign - Allies Drive Germans out of North Africa

    The North African Campaign - Allies Drive Germans out of North Africa
    The North African Campaign lasted 3 years as Axis and allies powers forced each other across the desert, and many of these allies have colonial interests in Africa, during this war, Hitler formed “Afrika Troops” but the Axis were the ones who lost more people during this, many many people died.
  • Colombia declares war on Germany

    Colombia declares war on Germany
    After ending diplomatic relationships with the Axis Powers on december 1941 and suffering some German U-boats attacks , Colombia entered WW2 declaring war on Germany, They didn't send its army but they helped the U.S.
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    D day was a term used to announce any important military invasion, but this one specifically talks about the Overlord Operation, Normandy Battle of northern France by the Allies.
  • Ecuador enters to the War

    Ecuador enters to the War
    The Ecuadorian government authorized the United States to have naval and air bases on the Baltra and Isabella islands in the Galapagos to protect the Panama Canal but they joined into this war on 1945 declaring war on Germany and Japan.
  • Peru enters to the War

    Peru enters to the War
    In 1942 Perú broke diplomatic relations with the axis but in february they decided to declare war on germany and japan, and they were accepted as a member of the United nations.
  • Argentina enters to the War

    Argentina enters to the War
    Argentina had diplomatic relations with Germany but these relations ended in January 1944, it was the last South American country to do so, but Brazil and the United States forced to do so threatening them, when they joined the allies they declared war on Germany and Japan during this date.
  • Victory in Europe Day

    Victory in Europe Day
    Victory in Europe Day or V-E Day marks the end of WW2 in Europe, Germany surrendered military forces to the Allies and celebrations began through all the world.
  • Atomic Bomb Dropped

    Atomic Bomb Dropped
    Marking the end of the war, the Atomic bombs that the US sent to Japan over 2 cities, Hiroshima on August 6,1945 and Nagasaki on August 9, 1945 , where At least 120,000 Japanese people died, and they finally gave up.