Germany invaded Poland
Britain and France declare war in Germany
Germany invaded Denmark and Norway
Germany invaded Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, and France
Evacuation of Dunkirk
National resource mobilization act allows conscriptions of Canadians for home defence
France surrenders to hitler
Germany Air Force begins bombing Britain ( the Battle of Britain )
Battle of the Atlantic I’d fought
Germany invaded USSR
Japan bombs pearl harbour
United States declares war on japan.
Canadians soldiers defeated Japan’s invasion of Hong Kong.
Japanese-Canadians sent to internment camps.
Canadians vote in plebiscite to support conscription.
Raid on French port of dieppe by Canadians and other allied forces.
Allies bomb German cities
Canadian troops participate in invasion of Sicily and mainland Italy.
Canadians win battle of Ortona, Italy.
D-day; Canadian troops join Britain can Americans in allied invasion of Normandy in northern France
Canadian troops help liberate the Netherlands from german military control
United States drops atomic bomb on Hiroshima
United States drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki.