Information about WorldWar 2:|
1936: 3 countries pact: Germany, Italy and Japan agree upon conquer the whole world.
1939: beginning of WorldWar2; Germany invade Poland. France and England declare war to Germany.
10 mei 1940: Germany invade Netherland, with the intention to conquer the country in 1 day
14 mei 1940: bombardment of Rotterdam (1000 casualties), because Netherland didn't quit quickly enough, Netherland capitulate.
6 juni 1944: D-Day. America, Canada and England enter the shore of Normandy in France. Beginning of the liberation of Europe.
1944-1945: winter in Netherland. Many people died because of a shortage of food, combined with a very severe winter.
5 mei 1945: end of the war in Netherland
15 augustus 1945: Japan surrender. WW2 is ended.
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~~~ Links ~~~Bunker museum Ymuiden Forteiland Ymuiden Bevrijdingsfestivals Wings of Liberation
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