World War II Timeline - 1943 - 1945

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According to 'World War II - The Definite Visual Guide'
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Date
Event
Answer
7 February 1943
Japanese soldiers are evacuated from this Pacific island
Guadalcanal
18 April 1943
This Japanese admiral is shoot down and killed by US fighters
Yamamoto
5-13 July 1943
This was the largest tank battle of the war
Battle of Kursk
10 July 1943
Allied troops land in which region of Italy
Sicily
11 September 1943
Germany takes control of cities in the north of this country
Italy
6 November 1943
This city is liberated by Soviet forces
Kiev
19 March 1944
Hitler orders the occupation of this country
Hungary
4 April 1944
This man takes command of the French armed forces
Charles de Gaulle
4 June 1944
This Italian city falls to the Allies
Rome
6 June 1944
This operation saw the landing of over 150000 allied troops in Normandy
Overlord
25 August 1944
This capital city is liberated by Allied forces
Paris
14 October 1944
This German Field-Marshal commits suicide
Erwin Rommel
Date
Event
Answer
20 October 1944
US troops land in this Japanese occupied territory
Philippines
17 January 1945
Soviet troops liberate this Polish city
Warsaw
4 February 1945
Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill meet in this Ukrainian city
Yalta
13 - 14 February 1945
This German city is bombed extensively by Allied forces
Dresden
12 April 1945
Death of this country's President
United States of America
28 April 1945
This former dictator is killed by partisans
Benito Mussolini
30 April 1945
This dictator commits suicide as Soviet forces close in
Adolf Hitler
7 May 1945
This country surrenders to the Allied forces
Germany
6 August 1945
The USA drop an atomic bomb on this Japanese city
Hiroshima
8 August 1945
This country invades Manchukuo
Soviet Union
9 August 1945
The USA drop an atomic bomb on this Japanese city
Nagasaki
2 September 1945
The Japanese formally surrender aboard this ship
USS Missouri
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Was the Japanese admiral shoot down or shot down?