War II Timeline
timeline of World War II from 1939 to 1945, covering every day.
Includes nine areas of combat: Scandinavia, Western Europe, Eastern
Europe, European Air War, The Americas, Southern Europe, Africa
& the Middle East, Sea War in the West, and Asia & the
Pacific. Click on the area of combat and then the year. Excellent
Anniversary of Operation Overlord - D-Day
Operation Overlord was the largest amphibious assault in history
and it began the liberation of occupied Europe. Sections include:
Planning and Execution of the Invasion, the Equipment, the Toll,
Other D-DaySources and more. Includes good maps of the invasion
routes. Very Good
Americans In World War II
A site dedicated to the military service of African Americans
in World War II. Includes photos, narratives, personal accounts
and more. Very Good.
Of Monte Cassino
Four separate battles over five months in 1944 led to the
capture of Rome by Allied forces. They are collectively referred
to as the Battle of Monte Cassino. Includes: History of the Battles,
Interactive Photo Gallery, History Quiz, Photo Puzzle, Cassino
Quiz, and an Interactive Diary of a Transport Driver (students
can test their skills at getting the supplies through to the troops).