South America 1942
Brazil enters World War II
On 7 December 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, bringing the United States into World War II. Brazil almost immediately began ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1942
Occupation of Madagascar
The British capture of Diégo Suarez in May 1942 did not completely remove the Japanese threat to Vichy Madagascar. In ...
Southern Asia 1942
Quit India Movement
The Japanese raid into the Indian Ocean and their conquest of Burma brought the Second World War to the very ...
North America 1944
America in World War II
Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Germany declared war on the United States, bringing its U-boat campaign to the ...
North America 1945
Victory in World War II
In 1944, the Western Allies liberated France and, together with the Soviet Union, conquered Germany the following year. That August ...