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Principal Battles of World War II
Date   Name
 
1939  Polish Campaign (1 Sep 1939)    
1939  Finnish-Soviet War (30 Nov 1939)    
 
1940  Norway, Invasion of (9 Apr 1940)    
1940  Denmark, Invasion of (9 Apr 1940)     German victory
1940  Netherlands (10 May 1940)    
1940  Flanders (10 May 1940)    
1940  Dunkirk (26 May 1940)    
1940  France (5 Jun 1940)    
1940  Britain (Battle of) (10 Jul 1940)    
1940  Greece (28 Oct 1940)    
1940  Sidi Barrani (8 Dec 1940)     British victory over Italians
 
1941  Crimea ( 1941)    
1941  Yugoslavia (6 Apr 1941)    
1941  Crete (20 May 1941)    
1941  Minsk (27 Jun 1941)    
1941  Smolensk (16 Jul 1941)    
1941  Leningrad, Siege of (8 Sep 1941)    
1941  Kiev (19 Sep 1941)    
1941  Moscow (2 Oct 1941)    
1941  Pearl Harbor (7 Dec 1941)    
 
1942  Singapore (31 Jan 1942)    
1942  Coral Sea (7 May 1942)    
1942  Sevastopol (3 Jun 1942)     German victory
1942  Midway (4 Jun 1942)     U.S. victory over Japan
1942  El Alamein I (1 Jul 1942)    
1942  Guadalcanal (7 Aug 1942)     American victory over the Japanese
1942  Dieppe (19 Aug 1942)    
1942  Stalingrad (23 Aug 1942)    
1942  NorthWest Africa (8 Nov 1942)    
 
1943  White Russia ( 1943)    
1943  Kasserine Pass (14 Feb 1943)    
1943  Mareth (20 Mar 1943)    
1943  Tunisia (3 May 1943)    
1943  Kursk (5 Jul 1943)    
1943  Sicily, Invasion of (9 Jul 1943)    
1943  Ukraine (23 Jul 1943)    
1943  Salerno (9 Sep 1943)    
1943  Tarawa (20 Nov 1943)    
 
1944  Anzio (22 Jan 1944)    
1944  Kwajalein (1 Feb 1944)     U.S. victory over Japan
1944  Cassino (12 Feb 1944)    
1944  Normandy (6 Jun 1944)    
1944  Poland-East Prussia ( Jul 1944)    
1944  Guam (21 Jul 1944)     U.S. victory over Japan
1944  St Lo Breakout (25 Jul 1944)    
1944  Warsaw (1 Aug 1944)    
1944  Balkans (20 Aug 1944)     Russian victory over the Germans
1944  Arnhem (17 Sep 1944)    
1944  Ardennes (16 Dec 1944)     Allied Victory
1944  Saint-Vith (16 Dec 1944)    
1944  Bastogne (17 Dec 1944)    
 
1945  Iwo Jima (16 Feb 1945)     American victory over the Japanese
1945  Okinawa (1 Apr 1945)    
1945  Berlin (16 Apr 1945)    


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