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World War 2 dates

September 1,1939- September 2, 1945
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September 1, 1939
Germany invades Poland.
September 3, 1939
France and Britain declare war on Germany; WWII begins.
December 7, 1944
Pearl Harbor attack.
June 6, 1944
D-Day; operation overlord.
February 1945
Yalta Conference
April, 1945
Mussolini, Hitler, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt pass away.
May 7, 1945
Germany surrenders.
May 8, 1945
Victory in Europe Day
July, 1945
Postdam Conference, War in the Pacific begins.
August 6, 1945
Hiroshima atomic bombing.
August 9, 1945
Nagasaki atomic bombing.
August 14, 1945
Japan surrenders.
August 15, 1945
Victory in Japan Day.
September 2, 1945
Japan officially surrenders on the U.S.S. Missouri.