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US General Douglas MacArthur

Campaigning in the philippines during war and after US defeatedd japan.

Sergio Osmena

President of philippines during time of war

December 8th, 1941

Japan snaked attack philippines just hours after pearl harbor.

Bataan Peninsula

Final surrender of the United states-philippines forces

Death march

80,000 men captured by japanese were to walk to a prison camp 105 kilometers to the north. 10,000 men were weakened and sick with disease

Allied forces

Landed on the island of Leyte and Mindoro andthe Lingayen Gulf on the west side of Luzon

Manila

City in the Philippines that the Japanese had captured and then later philippines and Us troops re-recovered.

Japan's surrender

Estimated 1 million filipinos were killed and manila was extensivly damaged beyond belief.

Tripartite pact

Signed by germany/italy/japan to support if fought by the U.S

Pearl harbor

Japanese attacked the U.S on december 7th, 1941

Iwo Jima

U.S attacked in order to gain control of islands and airways

battle of midway

inflicted heavy damage, 900 men launched in assault

Guadalcanal

American troops landed japanese had a quick response, America ended up gaining territory. troops built up to 50,000 men 2,000 ended up dead and 4,000 wounded. U.S Victory

Pacific war

fighting for control of pacific to invade opposing homeland, japan, america, italy, the philippines.

atom bombs

1945 U.S dropped 2 atom bombs on japan which inflicted extremely heavy damges and many casualties

china vs. japan

1937 war was cause because of japan invading land of souctheast china to expand empire.

coral sea

controlled by japan then lost to U.S

invasions

japan invades britian, dutch, west indies capitulate, tokyo tulagi.

non agression

Japan and USSR sign non aggression pact on april 13th 1941.

Americas progress

Americans open attack on Inner Shuri defenses, shuri town occupied, US flag is raised over Okinawa..

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