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WWII TIMELINE:

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Purpose:

Use this interactive timeline to follow the events of the war (including those preceding it), date by date — starting with Adolf Hitler’s rise to power as leader of Germany’s National Socialist (Nazi) Party in 1921.

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Instructions:

Click on a year. A colored box will appear with a date and the details of that date’s event. The colors correspond to the legend in the top right corner of the timeline. If there are entries for numerous events over the course of that year, the months featuring events will appear in bold under the list of years across the top. Click on a month for event listings.

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Launch:

Launch the World War II Timeline

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August 1, 2014
The Victory Belles "Spirit of America"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

August 3, 2014
Sunday Swing featuring Rocky's Fox Trot Orchestra
Dance lessons, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Live music, 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

August 6, 2014
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

August 6, 2014
Lunchbox Lecture
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Megan Byrnes presents "A Forgotten History: The Internment of Alaska Natives During World War II"

August 6, 2014
The Victory Belles "Spirit of America"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

August 7, 2014
Meet the Author
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Tom Graves presents "Twice Heroes: America's Nisei Veterans of WWII and Korea"

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