THOMAS JEFFERSON TIMELINE
How it All Went Down
President Roosevelt asked Congress to declare war on Japan.
U.S. attacks island after island that are Japanese controlled
Japanese kamikaze pilots relentlessly attack the U.S.
American Forces invade Iwo Jima, a place important to Japan. Bloody battle.
1945 (above was deleted for some reason) Harry Truman decides to use nuclear weapons
American Bomber drops the first nuclear bomb on Hiroshima
1945 (few days later) The second of is dropped on the city of Nagasaki
Japan becomes a fully sovereign nation
U.S. Troops occupy Japan
(dates end here)