SEPTEMBER 1st 1939 -------Germany invades Poland --German forces bombard Poland on land and from the air, as Adolf Hitler seeks to regain lost territory and ultimately rule Poland.
JULY 10 1940 ---Battle of Britain -----The Battle of Britain was a combat of the Second World War, when the Royal Air Force defended the United Kingdom against the German Air Force attacks
1941 Japanese attack pearl Harbor ----A day Japanese planes attack the united states naval base at pearl harbor
APRIL 9 1942 ---Bataan Death March --U.S. surrender of the Bataan Peninsula on the main Philippine island of Luzon to the Japanese during World War II (1939-45), the approximately 75,000 Filipino and American troops on Bataan were forced to make an arduous 65-mile march to prison camps.
MAY 8 1942 Battle Of the coral Sea -- was a major naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II between the Imperial Japanese Navy and naval and air forces from the United States and Australia.
JUNE 3 1942 Battle of Midway ---The Battle of Midway was a decisive naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II. Between 4 and 7 June 1942, only six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor and one month after the Battle
AUGUST 7 1942 Battle of Guadalcanal -he Guadalcanal Campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal and code-named Operation Watchtower, originally applying only to an operation to take the island of Tulagi, by Allied forces
JUNE 6 1944 D-Day /invasion of Normandy -Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.
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