Germany's invasion of Poland-represents start of WWII
September 1, 1939
Tripartite Act- Pact of mutual alliance between Germany, Italy, and Japan
Pearl Harbor- Japanese bombing of US naval base/fleet.
D-Day-US troops breach the beaches of Normandy.
December 7th, 1941
Japanese Surrender after atomic bombs were dropped; end of World War II.
June 6th, 1944
Death of President Roosevelt-US left under Harry Truman.
April 12th, 1945
August 15th, 1945
Lend-Lease Act between US and Great Britain begins-President Roosevelt decided to take part in this; representing US involvement in the War.
September 22, 1940