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The world war II

was a global conflict


that started in 1939
and finished in 1945
The fronts were:
Axis:
Germany,
Italy and Japan.
Allies: Great Britain,
Russia and USA.

CAUSES
In may 10, 1940 the Germans
and Italians attacked
the
north part of France, they had
the victory and conquered
this part of France that
divided the country in three
parts:
Germans
Italians
French

In may of 1943 the Allies started


to plan the liberation of ocuped
part of France.
Operation Overlord

June 5, 1944

Operation Overlord
Is the largest amphibious military operation.
6,000 landing craft ships
176,000 trops

The British and Canadians helped too.


They divided the beach:
Omaha
Utah
Gold

Juno
Sword beach

Allies trops (American,


British, Canadian) had
succesfuly capture the
Normandy beach.
The Germans
battle.
The Allies
distraction:

lost

this

created

Operation Bodyguard.
Destroyed

roads

bridges and

Consequences
France and Belgium

liberation.

Another war front against

Germany

End to the Nazism and

World war II.

Without the surprise invation


of Operation Overlord, the
turning point in WW II would
not have happened.
Russia most lively would have
fell and allowed Germans to
over take the country.
The world would
different place.

be