World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War (after the recent Great War), was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
1935: Italians in Ethopia
1936-39: Spanish Civil War
1937: Japanese in China
1939-40: War in Europe
1940: German invasion of Western Europe
1940: Battle of Britain
1940-41: War in the Mediterranean
1941: Axis attack USSR
1941: War in the Pacific
1941-42: Stalling of Axis Advance
1943-44: Allies gain Momentum
1944: Allies start to close in on Germany
1945: Victory Day
Terrible Deaths Edit
These deaths include:
- A number of Jews
- Valkyrie participants that failed to assassinate Hitler
Before the end of the war, Hitler had committed suicide.
References to WWII Edit
David Croft decided to set the comedies Allo Allo and Dad's Army mostly during that period.