20 Most Important Operations of WW2

  1. Attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941

    Attack on Pearl Harbor
    Attack on Pearl Harbor
  2. Operation Overlord 6 June – 30 August 1944

    Operation Overlord
    Operation Overlord
  3. Battle of Stalingrad 23 August 1942 – 2 February 1943

    Battle of Stalingrad
    Battle of Stalingrad
  4. Battle of Britain 10 July – 31 October 1940

    Battle of Britain
    Battle of Britain
  5. Battle of France 10 May – 25 June 1940

    Battle of France
    Battle of France
  6. Operation Barbarossa 22 June – 5 December 1941

    Operation Barbarossa
    Operation Barbarossa
  7. Invasion of Poland 1 September – 6 October 1939
  8. The Blitz September 7, 1940 – May 10, 1941

    The Blitz
    The Blitz
  9. Battle of Guadalcanal 7 August 1942 – 9 February 1943

    Battle of Guadalcanal
    Battle of Guadalcanal
  10. Operation Bagration 22 June – 19 August 1944
  11. The Battle of Okinawa 1 April – 22 June 1945
  12. Battle of the Bulge December 1944 – January 1945
  13. Second Battle of El Alamein 23 October–11 November 1942
  14. Battle of Leyte Gulf 23–26 October 1944

    Battle of Leyte Gulf
    Battle of Leyte Gulf
  15. Battle of Moscow 2 October 1941 – 7 January 1942
  16. Battle of Kursk 5 July 1943 – 16 July 1943
  17. Battle of Midway 4–7 June 1942

    Battle of Midway
    Battle of Midway
  18. The Battle of Berlin 16 April – 2 May 1945
  19. Battle of Iwo Jima 19 February – 26 March 1945

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    Battle of Iwo Jima
  20. Battle of Dunkirk 26 May–4 June 1940
The Battle of Britain and the Blitz

The Blitz by the Numbers

Britain sustained 67,200 civilian deaths as a result of military activities during World War Two. That’s 0.22% of the 30,000,000 civilians who were […]