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European theatre of World War II
This article is about a World War II geographical area. For any of the articles on the European history of World War II, see Outline of World War II and
Apr 30th 2017



World War II
"The Second World War" and "II WWII" redirect here. For other uses, see The Second World War (disambiguation) and II WWII (disambiguation). World War II (often
Apr 30th 2017



Allies of World War II
The Allies of World War II, called the United Nations from the 1 January 1942 declaration, were the countries that together opposed the Axis powers during
Apr 14th 2017



Technology during World War II
forces fighting the Japanese in South-East Asia and the Pacific. When World War II ended in 1945, the small arms that were used in the conflict still
Mar 31st 2017



World War II in popular culture
There is a wide range of ways in which people have represented World War II in popular culture. Many works were created during the years of conflict and
Apr 28th 2017



World War II by country
Nearly every country in the world participated in World War II, with the exception of a few states that remained neutral. The Second World War pitted two
Apr 29th 2017



Aftermath of World War II
The aftermath of World War II was the beginning of an era defined by the decline of the old great powers and the rise of two superpowers: the Soviet Union
Apr 27th 2017



Causes of World War II
Some long-term causes of World War II are found in the conditions preceding World War I and seen as common for both World Wars. Supporters of this view
Apr 27th 2017



World War II casualties
World War II was the deadliest military conflict in history in absolute terms of total casualties. Over 60 million people were killed, which was about
Apr 28th 2017



Women in World War II
Women in World War II took on a variety of roles from country to country. World War II involved global conflict on an unprecedented scale; the absolute
Apr 30th 2017



List of aircraft of World War II
The List of aircraft of World War II includes all the aircraft used by those countries which were at war during World War II from the period between their
Mar 20th 2017



India in World War II
During the Second World War (1939–1945), India was controlled by the United Kingdom, with the British holding territories in India including over five
Apr 10th 2017



World War II in HD Colour
World War II In HD Colour is a 13-episode television documentary series recounting the major events of World War II narrated by Robert Powell. The show
Jan 2nd 2017



Slovene Lands in World War II
World War II in the Slovene Lands started in April 1941 and lasted until May 1945. Slovenia was during World War II in a unique situation in Europe, only
Apr 8th 2017



Native Americans and World War II
As many as 25,000 Native Americans actively fought in World War II: 21,767 in the Army, 1,910 in the Navy, 874 in the Marines, 121 in the Coast Guard,
Apr 19th 2017



Home front during World War II
The home front covers the activities of the civilians in a nation at war. World War II was a total war; homeland production became even more invaluable
Apr 30th 2017



Hispanic Americans in World War II
immigrated to the United States and moved to Brownsville, Texas. When World War II broke out, both sisters volunteered to become "Rosies", welding pipes
Apr 16th 2017



Allied leaders of World War II
was a major political Muslim leader of the All India Muslim League. When World War II broke out he asked all Indians to join the British Army against the
Apr 28th 2017



National World War II Memorial
For other uses, see World War II Memorial. The World War II Memorial is a memorial of national significance dedicated to Americans who served in the armed
Apr 24th 2017



United States home front during World War II
The home front of the United States in World War II supported the war effort in many ways, including a wide range of volunteer efforts and submitting to
Apr 29th 2017



Pacific Ocean theater of World War II
For naval operations in the Southwest-PacificSouthwest Pacific area, including the Netherlands East Indies, the Philippines, the Solomon Islands, and New Guinea, see South
Apr 17th 2017



Diplomatic history of World War II
The Diplomatic history of World War II includes the major foreign policies and interactions inside the opposing coalitions, the Allies and the Axis powers
Apr 27th 2017



List of World War II films
This is a list of fictional feature films or miniseries which feature events of World War II in the narrative. There is a separate list of World War II
Apr 30th 2017



Tanks in World War II
Tanks were an important weapons system in World War II. Although tanks were the subject of widespread research in the inter-war years, production was limited
Apr 30th 2017



Mediterranean and Middle East theatre of World War II
The-MediterraneanThe Mediterranean and Middle-East-TheatreMiddle East Theatre was a major theatre of operations during the Second World War. The vast size of the Mediterranean and Middle
Apr 8th 2017



Ceylon in World War II
Main article: British Empire in World War II After the outbreak of the Second World War, in the British Crown Colony of Ceylon (modern-day Sri Lanka)
Dec 25th 2016



Military history of Canada during World War II
The military history of Canada during the Second World War begins with the German invasion of Poland on 1 September 1939. While the Canadian Armed Forces
Apr 17th 2017



Egypt during World War II
Main article: British Empire in World War II In 1882, Egypt was occupied by the United Kingdom, following the Orabi Revolt against the Egyptian khedive
Apr 18th 2017



Air warfare of World War II
The air warfare of World War II was a major component in all theatres and, together with Anti-aircraft warfare, consumed a large fraction of the industrial
Apr 29th 2017



Axis leaders of World War II
The Axis leaders of World War II were important political and military figures during World War II. The Axis was established with the signing of the Tripartite
Apr 27th 2017



British Empire in World War II
When the United Kingdom declared war on Nazi Germany at the outset of World War II it controlled to varying degrees numerous crown colonies, protectorates
Mar 30th 2017



Netherlands in World War II
The direct involvement of the Netherlands in World War II began with its invasion by Nazi Germany on 10 May 1940. The Netherlands had proclaimed neutrality
Apr 26th 2017



Strategic bombing during World War II
For a list of notable strategic bombings in the European-TheatreEuropean Theatre of World War II, see List of air operations during the Battle of Europe. Main article:
Apr 25th 2017



Military history of Italy during World War II
The participation of Italy in the Second World War was characterized by a complex framework of ideology, politics, and diplomacy, where in its military
Apr 29th 2017



Sweden during World War II
Sweden maintained its policy of neutrality during World War II. When the war began on September 1, 1939, the fate of Sweden was unclear. But by a combination
Apr 25th 2017



Iceland in World War II
At the beginning of World War II, Iceland was a sovereign kingdom in personal union with Denmark, with King Christian X as head of state. Iceland officially
Feb 18th 2017



End of World War II in Asia
The end of World War II in Asia occurred on 14 and 15 August 1945, when armed forces of the Empire of Japan surrendered to the forces of the Allied Powers
Apr 25th 2017



American Theater (World War II)
For theater in the United States during this period, see Theater in the United States#WWII. The American Theater describes a series of mostly minor
Apr 26th 2017



World war
"The World Wars" redirects here. For the 2014 miniseries, see The World Wars (miniseries). A world war, as it is commonly understood, is a large-scale
Apr 30th 2017



Thailand in World War II
Thailand in World War II officially adopted a position of neutrality until it was invaded by Japan in December 1941. At the start of the Pacific War, the
Apr 22nd 2017



Events preceding World War II in Europe
The events preceding World War II in Europe are closely tied to the rise of fascism, especially in Nazi Germany. World War II is generally viewed as
Jan 5th 2017



Allied war crimes during World War II
Allied war crimes include both alleged and legally proven violations of the laws of war by the Allies of World War II against either civilians or military
Apr 21st 2017



Military history of the United Kingdom during World War II
Further information: British Empire in World War II This article is about the military history of the United Kingdom during World War II. The United Kingdom
Apr 28th 2017



Oil campaign of World War II
See also: Oil campaign chronology of World War II and Oil campaign targets of World War II The Allied oil campaign of World War II was directed by the
Apr 29th 2017



American propaganda during World War II
Further information: United States home front during World War II During active American involvement in World War II (1941–45), propaganda was
Apr 28th 2017



Opposition to World War II
Opposition to World War II was most vocal during the early part of World War II, and stronger still before the war started. Some Communist-led organizations
Mar 21st 2017



Cuba during World War II
The history of Cuba during World War II begins in 1939. Because of Cuba's geographical position at the entrance of the Gulf of Mexico, Havana's role as
Apr 21st 2017



Role of music in World War II
World War II was the first conflict to take place in the age of electronically mass distributed music Many people in the war listened to radio and long
Apr 3rd 2017



List of surviving veterans of World War II
This is a list of notable surviving veterans of World War II (1939–1945). Contents  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z See also References
Apr 28th 2017



Vatican City in World War II
Vatican City pursued a policy of neutrality during World War II, under the leadership of Pope Pius XII. Although the city of Rome was occupied by Germany
Mar 18th 2017





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