World War II

World War II

WW2 or World War II is also known as second world war.This war was fought from 1939 to 1945 amont the large majorty of nations of the world. It was most widespread war for the history. It involved more than 100 million people of the world. All the great powers of the world wwere involved in it. Mass killing and deaths of several people made it an event of Holocaust.Approximately one millions were killed after the Atomic Bombing of Hero Shima and Nagasaki was brutal. Japan wanted the control of the world and also Germany fought with all its might but could not succeed.However it conquered a lot fo Europe with Italy and Japan.

Beginning

The war began when the Germany invaded and captured Poland.In the world war II the Italian invasion of Abbysinia also happened on 3rd October 1935. The map of the Europe was already altered politically in the world war I. The Italy invaded ethopia. Germany was the European nation to support this invasion. Japan captured the capital of China Bejing.

The Massive German Invasion

Germany and Italy were becoming more aggressive. In March 1938,Hitlor began pressing German claims. Hitler was furious that British interference had prevented him from seizing all of Czechoslovakia. On 1 September 1939, Germany invaded Poland. he Polish army was defeated andWarsaw surrendered to the Germans. Poland’s territory was divided between Germany and the Soviet Union. Poland was to be determined exclusively by Germany and the Soviet Union

Wester Europe

In April 1940, Germany invaded Denmark and Norway. Thatsame day British forces landed in Icelands.  On  June, Italy invaded France, declaring war on both France and the United Kingdom. Paris was also kept by Germans on June 14th. The German Navy had a lot of success over Royal Navy. German bombing campaign largely ended in May 1941.

The United States had begun reforming measures in China.The Italian Navy also suffered lots of defeates and Germans soon intervened and began to support Italy. Hitler had sent the forces in Libya and Germany  was strong enough postion to conquer Greece. Germany decided to invade both Yugoslavia and Greece simultaneously.

Attack on USSR

Germany and japan made plans to take advantage from the war in Europe.Hitler had a sense that Britain was not going to end the war very soon. Therefore he tired to make his connections with Soviets. In 1941 Germany was supported by Italy and Romania. They also had gained support of Finland Hungary later that year.

Post 1940

 In January 1942, the United States, Britain, Soviet Union, China, and 22 smaller or exiled governments issued the Declaration by United Nations, The Americans planned a large scale attack on Germans through France.Japan and Burma and Malaysia were conquered by Japan and Thiland in the 1942.

In 1943, the USA combined with Canada, Australia and Newzealand to eliminate the Japanese power.The german operations in the Atlantic were weakened. On the other hand the Japanse invasion on China had successfully resulted in occupying Chinese territory.

June 6, 1944 is known as the D day in the history of World War 2. Paris did local resistance and was released afterwards.Germany was making desparate measures in 1944-45 for creating dominance. Presisent Roosevelt died on April 12, which resulted in many changes in the state of war. On April 29, German forces had surrendered in Italy.

United States dropped the atomic bomb on Japan Heroshima Nagasaki. It was almost a necessity to drop the bombs according to USA. On August 15th, Japan surrendered from the war. On September 2 , the documents of surrender was signed finally by Japan and the war had ended.

Aftermath

After the end of the war, the Austria and the Soviet Union took over the Poland in 1950s. the powerful contries who won the major war were UK, Germany, USSR, China and United States. They became the permanent members of security council.Germany became the Federal Republic of Germany. Poland, Hungary, East Germany ,Czechoslovakia became the Russian states. In Korea, the legitimate government was formed in 1948 who was under the rule of Japan before. In Asia, Chinese communits forces also won and successfully created People’s republic of China.

The global economy had a great shock after the war. The suffering transferred into Aisan and European countries. Major part of Europe was into the poverty. United States emerged as the richest nation by growing GDP.West Germany also emerged as power due to its good policies and currency reforms.

 

 


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