US and Japanese battle fleets met at the Battle of Midway.
Nazis besieged the city of Sebastopol, Crimea.
advanced to Sidi Barrani in north Africa.
British 8th Army retreated to Mersa Matruh. Eisenhower was appointed
Commander-in-Chief in Europe.
gained Sebastopol from the Soviet Union.
troops landed on the Solomon Islands.
met Stalin in Moscow.
battle for Stalingrad began.
Battle of El Alamein. The British defeated the German and Italian
armies in north Africa.
Marines launched an attack in the Guadalcanal.
3rd - 5th
troops retreated from El Alamein. The British advanced.
Torch' began. The Allied invasion of North Africa.
Nazis occupied Southern France. The Nazis occupied Tunisia.
Darlan surrendered to the Allies. The British 8th Army took
Allies took Tobruk.
Russians attacked Romanian troops north of Stalingrad.
Allies took Benghazi.
born, US physicist Enrico Fermi built the first nuclear reactor
at the University of Chicago, USA. His research was studied
and helped led to the development of the atomic bomb (The
and Brazil declared war on Germany and Japan.
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