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Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-31-1906
Event Description: 1906, Alfonso XIII of Spain married Princess Victoria Eugénie of Battenberg, granddaughter of Queen Victoria of Great Britain. After the ceremony, both are assassinated.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-1-1906
Event Description: The Carlist pretender, being more eligible for the throne in the 1st place, lands in Spain to challenge his cousin Philip's claim to the Spanish crown. This sets off the Carlist War, a civil war that lasts for 5 years, undermining the monarchy in the process.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-7-1906
Event Description: Battle of valencia,carlist forces defeat philip's army and take control of much of the province.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-1-1907
Event Description: France decides to support prince Philip. the french govertment declare that it will send troops and supplies to his cause.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-7-1907
Event Description: The German empire declares support for the carlist pretender and start movilising its army in case of a war against france.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-8-1907
Event Description: France declares war upon the German Empire and the Carlist rebels in Spain.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-11-1907
Event Description: Germany and Austro-Hungary declare war upon France and prince Philip of Spain. Partial movilisation of the armies.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1907
Event Description: German armies invade Luxemburg, Belgium and the Netherlands violating thir neutrality. The United Kingdom delares war on Germany and Austria-Hungary.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-7-1907
Event Description: The kingdom of Italy declares neutrality.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-13-1907
Event Description: With the memories of the defeat after the war with Japan and the revolution of 1905 in mind, Tsar Nicholas of Russia declares neutrality in the context of the new European war.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1907
Event Description: French navy defeated at the battle of holland. Carlist forces take Asturias with german aid.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1907
Event Description: The carlist army repulses a French invasion of Catalunya. German offensive in the ardennes destroys the french 7º army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-7-1907
Event Description: Carlist army achieves a major victory at the battle of the Ebro. The german army takes Brussels after fierce belgian ressistance.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-9-1907
Event Description: After fierce fighting, Amsterdam falls to the german army. the second battle of the Ebro ends with annother victory for the carlists.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-2-1907
Event Description: The german summer offensive captures the fortress of Reims. the french withdraw its armies from Thionville and retreat to metz. Carlist army defeated at La Rioja.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1907
Event Description: French and Brittish troops forces the germans to retreat.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-1-1908
Event Description: The carlist supporters take Zaragoza, Leon and Burgos, after the awaited winter offensive. German offensive end with the occupation of Lille and Dunkirk. Indian and Brittish troops repealed at the battle of tanga, in German East Africa.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1908
Event Description: The german pacific fleet sinks the HMS Mauretania near Formosa with more than 1200 american passengers inside. Japanese govertment blaimed by the Roosevelt administration and the german empire.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-7-1908
Event Description: Carlist uprising in madrid broken. Spanish rebels declare the republic in Andalucia and the Baleares. First battle of Metz.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-2-1908
Event Description: The united states declares war to the Empire of Japan after the death of 800 americans of the USS Alabama, sunked by the japanese navy after being falsely accused of the sinking of the Mauretania.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-3-1908
Event Description: Seville, capital of the spanish republic falls to the army of prince Philip. Carlist rebels advance towards Madrid.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-1-1908
Event Description: Carlist offensive against Madrid fails. Allied troops defeated at the second battle of Metz.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-1-1908
Event Description: Battle of Sandwich Islands: Japanese fleet defeated by the american pacific fleet. Japanese invade the island of Luzon, in the Philippines.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-1-1908
Event Description: Austria-Hungary invades Bosnia and places its armies along the serbian border. Rumania joins the allies and declares war on the central empires.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-1-1908
Event Description: Battle of the Sandwich Islands: japanese fleet defeated by the americans. The empire of Japan invades the island of Luzon, in the Philippines.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-4-1908
Event Description: Paris falls to the central powers after their winter offensive. Rumanians repelles at the battle of Kronstadt.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-8-1909
Event Description: Battle of Orleans:german advance stopped. Fall of Bucharest,Rumania surrenders. Battle of Manila begins.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-3-1909
Event Description: The United States declares war on Germany and Austria-Hungary after the sinking of the uss Virginia near the coast of Morocco. Brittish reinforcements arrive at galicia and Andalucia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-1-1909
Event Description: The japanese fleet is destroyes by the american navy near Okinawa, japan surrenders. Carlists defeated at the battle of Teruel.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-17-1909
Event Description: The American espeditionary force under general pershing arrives at northern France and southern Spain. German army seizes Orleans.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-11-1909
Event Description: The Brittish army invades the Balear Islands. Carlist army takes control of Murcia and Cartagena. Von Moltke replaced by Von Falkenhayn as chief of the general staff.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-22-1909
Event Description: Batumi incident: skirmishes beetwen Russian and turkish troops. Le Havre falls to the army of general von Bülow. Carlist troops defeated by american units near Cartagena.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-8-1909
Event Description: Russian armies under general Brussilov invade the Ottoman empire. German tenth army defeated at the battle of Rouen. Salamance retaked by the americans.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-11-1909
Event Description: Another carlist offensive towards spain stopped by liberals and american troops. German offensive takes Rouen and captures more than 10,000 allied soldiers.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-22-1909
Event Description: German zeppelins raid London and Nantes, the provissional french capital. Carlist army retreat to Guadalajara, ending the siege of Madrid.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-31-1909
Event Description: Allied invasion of Calais fails after the fierce german counter-attack lead by crown prince Ruppretch and general Max Hoffmann. Siege of Luderetz ends with the defeat of the german army and the civilian guerrillas. Reichstag attacked by socialist protesters.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-1-1909
Event Description: Italy and the Balkan league declare war on the ottoman empire. Brittish cruiser prince of Wales sunked by an U-boat.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1909
Event Description: Marxist revolutionaries lead by a russian agitator declare a socialist republic in Marseille. Republican uprisings in galicia crushed by govertment and allied forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-25-1909
Event Description: "Christmas massacre" in Marseille:the french army kills 2500 rebels in the city and capture their leader, a russian inmigrant which the city revolutionaries called Leone. Germans reppeles allied offensive in Rouen.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-31-1909
Event Description: New year's eve mutiny: French soldiers refuse to continue killing french brothers and sisters, the americans soldiers in france refuse to be a police force and shoot civilians.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-3-1910
Event Description: After hearing of the mutiny within the allied forces, the germans launch a surprise winter offensive in the west. Russian offensive in eastern anatolia crushes the ottoman forces. Tripoli falls to the Italians; turkish army defeated in macedonia after fierce fighting against the Italians and the balkan league.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-12-1910
Event Description: Caen falls to the germans and Austrians, as much of normandy.General Foch captured,general Petain appointed as commander in chieff of the french armies. Italian forces invade Lebanon and Palestine;Bulgarians defeated in eastern thrace. an independent republic is declared in Bohemia, under a socialist comitee under a foreigner Known by the press as vlad the red.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-6-1910
Event Description: Britany falls to the forces of general Ludendorff. General Pershing of the U.S army launches and offensive against carlist forces in central Spain. Austro-Hungarian troops enter Prague and execcute members of the rebel govertment.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1910
Event Description: An armistice is signed in Orleans as the allied forces surrender in france, spain and the colonies. Damascus and jerusalem fall to the italian forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-1-1910
Event Description: Turkey surrenders to the invading forces of Russia, Italy, Serbia, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Greece. Carlist begin a new attack on Madrid.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-7-1910
Event Description: The treaty of Berlin is signed by the central powers and the entente powers, by which: The United States is to withdraw its forces from France and Spain; Great Britain withdraws its forces from continental Europe and gives to Germany the posseisions of zanzibar, east Africa, Somaliland, Qatar; restore to Germany the occupied colonies,accept Germany's maritime power and pay a small indemnization; France is to be desmilitarized, to give the Ivory coast and Djibouti to Austria-Hungary;Tunisia,west africa,french congo and Madagascar to germany; pay enormous indemnizations and to accept German intervention in Spain.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1910
Event Description: The siege of Madrid begins. Allied troops begin to withdraw its forces from Spain and France. Germany annexes Luxemburg. Protesters in Istambul shot by the police.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-13-1910
Event Description: The Russian empire,Italy and the Balkan league agree on how to split the Ottoman empire apart: Italy gains tripoletania, cyrenaica, Albania,Lebanon, Palestine, and Southern Syria;Russia gains Kurdistan, Armenia, northern and eastern anatolia and a protectorate over the straits; Bulgaria adquires eastern rumelia,Thrace and eastern Macedonia,Greece obtains western anatolia, all the aegean islands and southern macedonia;Serbia gets much of Macedonia and Montenegro gains Sanjak. Mesopotamia is to be independent under russian protectorate.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-2-1911
Event Description: Siege of madrid ends with the carlist victory over the forces of prince Philip, who is forced to live in exile in the Canarias. German and Carlist forces occupy the Baleares and galicia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-3-1911
Event Description: Vladimir Lenin, known as "Vlad the red" in Austria, and his socialist rebels defeated after months of guerrila fighting in Prague. Socialist leader Leon Trotsky scapes from his imprionment in Arles taking advantage of the chaos of the postwar France.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1911
Event Description: A coalition of socialists,communists and left wing parties declare the fourth republic in Paris, after the emergency elections of the day before.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-14-1911
Event Description: Prince Carlos is crowned as king Carlos IV of Spain, Leon Blum proclamed president of the french fourth republic. Creation of the futurist party in Italy, consisting mainly of workers and former volunteers the fought in the carlist war.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-4-1912
Event Description: The Balkan war stars between Serbia and Montenegro on one side and Bulgaria and Greece on the other. The dispute is over the Control of Macedonia. Action Française kills the French president, Leon Blum, along with several members of his staff outside the parliament, representing the bloodiest of the organisations attack against the socialist goverment.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-5-1912
Event Description: Partial mobilisation of the german armies. Prince Jaime of Spain is killed by a Basque nationalist while visiting Guernica. Raymond Poincaré is sworn as french president.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-7-1912
Event Description: The first Balkan war ends with the defeat of Serbia and the partial annexation of Macedonia by Greece. Crox de feu and Action Française form a secret alliance to bring down the socialist govertment. Socialist rebellion in Volgograd broken by Tsarist forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-5-1914
Event Description: Bulgaria and Serbia declare war on Greece, starting the second Balkan war. German troops leave france, according to the peace treaties.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-8-1914
Event Description: A cease fire is imposed by Russia,ending the balkan war. Yuan Shikai, president of China, launches the northern expedition against the Fengtien faction in Manchuria.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-11-1915
Event Description: The Constantinople conference takes place: most of Macedonia is given to Serbia, Bulgaria and Greece accept the terms under russian pressure. Bulgaria and Greece expell Serbia and Montenegro from the balkan league.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-21-1916
Event Description: Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria dies while visiting Berlin.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-2-1917
Event Description: Emperor Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary killed by a hungarian terrorist in Budapest. The chief of the general staff and several other generals takes over the goverment and places the new emperor, Karl I, under house arrest at the Schonbrunn palace.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-17-1917
Event Description: A coup in France leades Herri Petain to power and to the formation ot the fifth republic. Armenia and Georgia declare independence and separate from Russia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-13-1917
Event Description: Taking advantage of the situation in the russian possesions in the middle east, generals Brussilov and Von Rennenkampf overthrow Tsar Nicholas II and place Grand Duke Michael in his place, while keeping the real power.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-3-1917
Event Description: Members of the former french goverment and socialist in general are now considered as traitors to France are interned in detention camps outside the major cities. Social democrat leader Volgin killed by the russian secret police. Mustard gas used by the russians against armenian and georgian separatist.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-4-1918
Event Description: The German army invades Siam. The action was sanctioned by the Reichstag,chancellor Von Baden and Kaiser Wilhem. Brittish and french armies in the colonies of India and Indochina are in full alert and partial mobilisation.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-5-1918
Event Description: The german govertment declares the annexation of Siam to the colonial empire as german Indochina. The futurist party gains it first seat at the parliament after the emergency election of the day before( because of the death of the prime minister)

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-18-1918
Event Description: After six years of living in Mexico, Trotsky has already become the most important socialist leader of the country and lead the communist party that he had founded in 1913 to be the main opposition to dictator Porfirio Diaz.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-23-1919
Event Description: The communist party under Leon Trotsky seizes Veracruz and the Mexican capital; the mexican red army and the people's army are founded and quickly enlarge after recruiting thousands of workers and farmers.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-25-1919
Event Description: President Porfirio Diaz is shot in Acapulco after trying to leaft the country. Communist forces take over the provinces of Sonora, Veracruz, Durango, Nuevo Leon and southern Baja California; the rest of the country is onder goverment forces: the mexican civil war starts.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1920
Event Description: Coahuila, Tamaulipas, Chiapas and Sinaloa fall to Trotsky's red army. Great parts of the goverment army join the Red army and the international brigades, composed of socialist volunteers from all the world.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-17-1921
Event Description: The mexican civil war ends with the defeat of the goverment forces. Trotsky declares the creation ot the socialist republic of Mexico and the abolition of religion and private property, thousands are conscripted to the red army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-1-1921
Event Description: Supreme secretary Trotsky of the communist party and president of Mexico declares war on Guatemala. U.S army on alert.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-1-1922
Event Description: The people's republic of Guatemala is proclamed at the capital, after the triumph of the mexican socialist forces. Trotsky starts preparations for an invasion of Honduras and El Salvador.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-9-1922
Event Description: Mexican Socialist troops raid EL Paso and Columbus; the United States declare war on Mexico.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-1-1922
Event Description: John J. Pershing's forces invade Mexico and defeat the red army at the battle of Nuevo Laredo. The Congress and president Harding approve the blockade on Mexican ports.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-20-1922
Event Description: Acapulco and Veracruz shelled by the U.S fleet. Battle of Monterrey; Pershing defeats the red army once again. American forces invade Sonora and Chihuahua.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-31-1922
Event Description: U.S Marines occupy Veracruz; the Red Army retakes Monterrey after a surprise offensive of the mexican forces. American troops land in Baja California.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-11-1923
Event Description: General Venustiano Carranza creates the mexican liberation army and joins the United States in it's war against Trotsky U.S troops repulsed at Puebla by the Peoplle's army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-4-1923
Event Description: Carranza's army controls the provinces of Sonora and Chihuahua and advances towards Durango. U.S Marines takes Acapulco after fierce fighting

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-9-1923
Event Description: The Mexican capital falls to the american forces after a siege of three months. The last forces of the red army and the People's army are defeated in Durango and Guadalajara.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-10-1923
Event Description: Trotsky's burned corpse found outside the capital. General Carranza becomes the new mexican president.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1923
Event Description: The International brigades, the people's army, the red army and the communist party are disbanded in Mexico. Communist leader Francisco Villa executed in Queretaro by goverment forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-4-1924
Event Description: General John Joseph Pershing becomes the twenty-ninth president of the United States, Herbert Hoover vice-president.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-1-1925
Event Description: Miklos Horthy becomes appointed regent and Miinister-President of Austria-Hungary by the generals assembly.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-21-1926
Event Description: Tanks are introduced to the german and austrian armies with great expectation.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1926
Event Description: Austro-Hungarian General Schönburg-Hartenstein develops a new military doctrine which he called "Panzerkrieg", consisting in the massive use of Panzers to crush the enemy lines, rather that using panzers to support the infantry and cavalry.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1926
Event Description: Russian general Paul von Rennenkampf is misteriously killed in Odessa. Generals Kornilov and Denikin take power and force general Brussilov to resign and retire.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-7-1926
Event Description: King Carlos VII of Spain( crowned after the last carlist war) dies of natural causes. His brother is crowned Alfonso Carlos I of Spain.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-9-1926
Event Description: General Miguel Primo de Rivera becomes dictator of Spain and commander in chieff of the spanish armed forces after a bloodless coup, supported by king Alfonso Carlos.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-12-1926
Event Description: The spanish second republic is proclaimed by republican rebels in the provinces of Andalucia, Galicia and Extremadura and the cities of Barcelona and Leon.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-2-1926
Event Description: The german and austro-hungarian goverments agree to help Primo de Rivera and to send troops to aid his regime.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-7-1926
Event Description: Leon and Barcelona fail to the spanish army. Republican offensive in Castilla la Vieja fails.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-17-1927
Event Description: The american goverment under president Pershing presents new bills and laws aiming to eliminate racial discrimination and segregation against the black population of the Union.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-31-1927
Event Description: The states of the "solid south"(which didn't vote for him in the 1924 election, reject Pershing's anti segregation laws, that included the rigth for "african-americans"(as the new laws refer to the black citizens) to atent the same schools and universities that white citizens can, among others "civil rigths" The rest of the country accepts the new legistation.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-3-1927
Event Description: In Andalucia, Colonel Guderian leads a major advandce trough the republican lines using a massive force of 350 tanks. In Galicia, austrian general Von Hazai defeats the republican troops with a formation of 200 tanks, using a combination of speed, surprisse and massive strength. Panzerkrieg proves to be an enormous succes in the spanish civil war and as a military doctrine.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-4-1928
Event Description: The Touareg tribes in German West Africa revolts and declare and independent goverment.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-7-1928
Event Description: After a series of defeats by the Touraegs, the german goverment creates the Kaiserliche Afrika Korps, specialized in mechanical warfare, panzerkrieg and guerrilla tactics, and equipped with the latest in artillery and mechanized units. General Erich Von Manstein is assigned to command the new force.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-1-1928
Event Description: After fierce fighting trough the Sahara and west Africa and the extensive use of tanks, poison gas, guerrilla and panzerkrieg warfare, the touaregs are finally defeated. The german press and military nickname Von Manstein "the desert Fox"

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-22-1928
Event Description: The London central bank collapses after the russian reffusal to return a loan given to the Tsar's goverment three years ago.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-24-1928
Event Description: Most banks in England collapse, destroying the brittish economy in the process. Von Manstein is received in Berlin with a military parade and made field marshall on the same day.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-4-1929
Event Description: The economis crisis of Great Britain reaches Russia, France and Portugal, it's closest economic partners. Germany, Austria-Hungary and the United States suffer only minor effects of the crisis, in a large part thanks to their economic and political islonationism.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-17-1929
Event Description: The economic crisis reaches Italy, Greece, Mexico, Spain and much of the world. Inflation and devaluation reaches an new high in The UK.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-4-1929
Event Description: German ambassadors in Argentina, Greece, Spain and Morocco offer economic and political alliances. IRA assasin brittish prime minister Ramsay McDonald. Workers revolt in London and several other cities.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-1-1929
Event Description: Spanish dictator Miguel Primo de Rivera, german chancellor Gustav Stresseman and the austro-hungarian regent Miklos Horthy sing a pact in Prague, which refers to economic and military cooperation.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1929
Event Description: The president of Argentina Hipolito Yrigoyen holds a meeting with chancellor Stressman and sing the Yrigoyen-Stresseman pact, by which the germans agree to buy argentinian products in exchange of german investment in the argentinian markets, specially in transport.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-1-1930
Event Description: The first concentration camp in Austria-Hungary is oppened in Theresienstadt, Cisleithania.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-2-1930
Event Description: Miklos Horthy plans the final solution to the slavic problem in the empire. Following his assistant's advice( an army mayor named Adolf Hitler), he decides to use the czech population as slave workers and to eliminate the rumanians, serbs, gypsies, jews, bosnians and croats of the empire using the military forces and concentration camps.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1930
Event Description: Umberto Boccioni, head of the futurist party, becomes prime minster of Italy after gaining a majority in the parliament. Gino Severini becomes minister of foreing affairs; Giamcomo Balla minister of internal affairs; Luigi Russolo minister of economy; Carlos Carrá minister of the new colonial affairs ministry. Internal figths in France: Admiral Darlan, General LeClerc and Charles de Gaulle intent to take over the goverment.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-1-1931
Event Description: Charles deGaulle becomes the new french president and immediately holds a plesbicite for a restoration of the monarchy.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1931
Event Description: The plesbicite for the restoration of the monarchy is finally held in spite of several protests. The monarchy is to be restored on April the first.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-1-1931
Event Description: King Jean III of France is crowned at Reims by pope Pius XII. Charles de Gaulle appointed prime minister.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-1-1931
Event Description: Umberto Boccioni, the italian prime minister starts to expand the italian navy at Tarento, the industrialisation of the country and conscription, intending to transform Italy into a world power. Skirmishies on the Bulgaria-serbia border at Macedonia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-8-1931
Event Description: Primo de Rivera reffuses to join France in an anti-german alliance, in spite of the common ideals and objectives of the carlist goverment and Action Française. Austro-hungarian regent Miklos Horthy begins the expantion of the austrian fleet in the Adriatic and the expansion of the naval base of Trieste.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-4-1931
Event Description: Miguel Primo de Rivera dies in Madrid. His replacement is general Jose Sanjurjo. The German Empire and Sweden sign the pact of steel, of economic assistance, foccusing mainly on the swedish exportations of steel to Germany.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-22-1931
Event Description: Umberto Boccioni meets Charles DeGaulle at Nice and sign the Franco-Italian treaty of military and economical assistance. A secret meeting is held in Prague beween general Sanjurjo, Miklos Horthy and Gustav Stresseman, in which they discuss the implications of the franco-italian alliance.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-3-1932
Event Description: Following the italian and austro-hungarian example, admiral Darlan orders the expantion of the french fleet, altough it constitutes a sever violation of the treaty of Berlin. The german goverment begins the construction of the Siegfried line, which consists of massive bunkers, trenches, fortifications and mine fields.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-1-1932
Event Description: Hermann Goering, a hero of the war of 1906- 1910, becomes the new german chancellor, after the unexpected death of Gustav Stresseman. The Empire of Manchuria declares independence with Japan's aid. Former chinese emperor Puyi becomes the new manchurian emperor and Chan Tso-Lin,leader of the fengtien faction, becomes commander in Chieff of the armed forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-1-1932
Event Description: General Chiang Kai-Seck becomes the new chinese president.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1933
Event Description: The french armed forces begin the research and develop of tanks and mechanized warfare. The Renault FT-19 and the Char 25 are developed .

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-1-1933
Event Description: Germany develops the Panzer V and the A9V as a response to the new french military build up. Austria-Hungary develops the Skoda II and the Panzerwagen IV.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-9-1934
Event Description: Great Britain, France, Russia and Italy form the new triple entente.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-24-1934
Event Description: The German Empire, Austria-Hungary and Spain form the new Triple alliance. Germany also holds secret meeting with representatives from Greece, Bulgaria and Sweden.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1934
Event Description: Engelbert Dollfuss, the austrian minister of foreing affairs meet at Viena with chancellor Goering and prime minister Boccioni to discuss the growing tensions in the alpine area and the constant skirmishies between the austrian and italian armies.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-9-1934
Event Description: Italian Troops invade Abyssinia. Japan begins a new invasion of China. Socialist revolts in Georgia and the Volga area crushed by the russian army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-24-1935
Event Description: The ethiopian capital falls to general Pietro Badoglio, of the italian army. Ion Antonescu appointed prime minister of Romania, with secret help from Horthy and Goering.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-3-1935
Event Description: The japanese air force bombs Shanghai. President Joseph Kennedy threatens with war if the Empire of Japan doesn't stop it's agressions against american interests in the far east.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-22-1935
Event Description: Spanish dictator, Jose Sanjurjo, dies in a car accident in Barcelona. His replacement is general Gonzalo Queipo de Llano.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-7-1935
Event Description: The United States declares war upon the empire of Japan. The pacific fleet fully mobilised.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-1-1935
Event Description: The kingdom of Serbia annexes Montenegro. The russian empire invades the chinese province of Sinkiaking. Skirmishies between japanese and russian troops in northern china.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-4-1935
Event Description: The japanese army captures Pekin after six months of Siege. The united states army is mobilised and it's starting to be dispatched to the pacific.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-10-1935
Event Description: In a misterious plane crash, general Queipo de Llano, spanish dectator, is killed. General Emilio Mola Vidal becomes the new spanish leader and cancels all investigations on his predecesor's death.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-7-1935
Event Description: American and japanese troops clash near Shanghai. The U.S troops are forced to retreat.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1935
Event Description: Sinkiaking annexed by Russia. France annexes the province of Yunnan to French Indochina.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-2-1935
Event Description: Battle of Hawai: The U.S fleet ambushed near Honolulu. Aircraft carrier Jonh J. Pershing and frigate Virginia lost in action along 2000 crew members.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1935
Event Description: Kaiser Wilhelm dies at his summer palace in Corfu of a massive heart attack. His son becomes kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm V of Germany.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-9-1935
Event Description: Battle of Manila bay: The japanese fleet defeats the americans and begin the invasion of the Philippines.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-3-1936
Event Description: Serbia and Russia sign a secret pact for military cooperation in case of an attack by Austria. The third army under general MacArthur arrives at Mindalao and begin the liberation of the island and of the Philippines.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-7-1936
Event Description: Operation Downfall: the U.S second army under general Bradley lands at Wenzhou and begin marching towards Shanghai. The Japanese fleet defeated at the Battle of Midway.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-11-1936
Event Description: Battle of Shanghai: general Bradley takes the city after fierce figthing against the japanese. MacArthur is forced to retreat to Mindanao after a japanese offensive in the island of Samar.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1936
Event Description: Japanese naval and aerial forces successfully raid San Francisco, killing 300 people and destroying two Frigates and a battleship. MacArthur launch an offensive against japanese forces at the island of Negros and takes the island.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-2-1936
Event Description: President Kennedy declares to the congress that "the first of may of 1936 is a day that the american people will never forget and that it will be avenged" The militar budget increases drastically and more troops are to be sended. Bradley's offensive stalls at the Yangtsee river.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-21-1936
Event Description: Operation blackbeard: american troops under general George Marshall invade southern Formosa. MacArthur forces the japanese to retreat to the island of Luzon. Bulgaria and romania agree to respect each other borders and to help one another military and economically. Miklos Horthy is responsable for this.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-6-1936
Event Description: Taipei falls to general Marshall. Admiral Nimitz killed in the first kamikaze attack of the japanese air force towards the U.S.S Theodore Roosevelt. Greece and Austria-Hungary sign a pact in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-13-1936
Event Description: The japanese armies retreat to the Huang river after the u.s general offensive in the south and Patton's invasion of the Shandong peninsula.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1936
Event Description: The U.S airforce bombs Tokyo, Hiroshima and many other major cities. Presidents Joseph Kennedy and Chiang Kai-Seck meet at Shanghai to discucc future cooperation and the possible invasion of Japan: Operation Nigthfall.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-14-1936
Event Description: U.S-chinese offensive towards Pekin fails. The last vessels of the japanese fleet destroyed at the battle of Okinawa.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-2-1936
Event Description: The Russian empire and Great Britain agree to accept the independence of Afghanistan and Persia. Patton and the U.S fourth army lands at Pusan, Korea, defeating the japanese defenders.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-24-1936
Event Description: Seoul falls to general Patton. Bradley launches a third offensive aggainst japanese forces in Pekin, being able to outflank them and take the city. Tanks like the M1 Sherman and the M5 Lee were first used in formantion by the U.S army in this battle.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-1-1937
Event Description: Manchuria surrenders to the chinese army, leaving Japan alone in it's war with China and the U.S. Massive bombings of Tokyo and other cities.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1937
Event Description: On "MAY DAY", the anniversary of the japanese attack on San Francisco, the most devastating bombing of Tokyo takes place, followed by the invasion of southern Japan. The Empire of Japan inconditionally surrenders on board of the U.S.S Columbia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-7-1937
Event Description: The treaty of Columbia is signed at the U.S.S Columbia's deck by representatives of the Replubic of China, the Empire of Japan and the United States: Korea is to be independent; Formosa and Manchuria are to be annexed to China; Japan is to be desmilitarized and occupied by Chinese and u.s forces, must pay war reparations and dismantle it's fleet. Shanghai will be occupied by american troops and to become a protectorate.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-14-1938
Event Description: Austro-Hungarian troops invade Serbia before getting a response to the ultimatum. Belgrade shelled by the austrian artillery.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-17-1938
Event Description: Serbian police officers accidentally shot the austro-hungarian ambassador outside the austrian embassy at Belgrade. Austria-Hungary sends an ultimatum to Serbia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-19-1938
Event Description: The Russian empire declares war upon Austria-Hungary. France partially mobilises it's armies.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-21-1938
Event Description: Germany declares war on Russia. Italy declares war on Austria and Germany. Battle of Novi-Sad: austrian forces repelled.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-22-1938
Event Description: France and Great Britain declare war on Germany and Austria-Hungary. Spain and Sweden join Germany against the allies. An italian attack on the austrian tirol fails out of lack of planning.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-1-1938
Event Description: Another austrian attemp to take Belgrade fails. French troops begin to being massed at the spanish boreder; the russians begin preparations for an offensive against the austro-hungarians at Galizia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-29-1938
Event Description: The russian forces invade Galitzia and east Prussia. Greece and Bulgaria declare war on Serbia. The german and the brittish fleets meet at the battle of Skagerrak: german victory.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-30-1938
Event Description: Battle of Tannenberg: russian forces defeated by the surprise offensive of general Heinz Guderian. Serbian troops defeated at Kosovo by the greeks. The austro-hungarian navy defeats the italian fleet at the battle of the Adriatic.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-12-1938
Event Description: The russian armies in East Prussia defeated at the battle of the Masurian lakes and retreat to Russia. Belgrade falls to the austrian army; Serbia surrenders. Italian offensive takes Trento. French offensive against german tunisia defeated at the battle of the Kasserine Passes.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-2-1938
Event Description: Romania invaded in a russian attemp to outflank the austro-hungarians by attacking them through the Carpatian mountains. German offensive takes much of Poland, east of the Vistula river. Austrian offensive drives the russians out of Krakow.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-3-1939
Event Description: The french army under general LeClerc invades Spain. The french fleet defeated by the germans at the battle of Holland. Warsaw falls to the german army. Italy invades Greece attacking from Albania. Russian forces defeated at the battle of Kronstastd.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-27-1939
Event Description: Spanish forces defeated at the battle of the Ebro; Santander falls to the french. German offensive repealed near Vilnius; Sweden offensive in Laponia defeats the russians. Russian baltic fleet defeated at the battle of Aland by the german and the swedish fleets.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-3-1939
Event Description: Brittish forces invade the port of Narvik, in Norway, and begin the advance towards the sweden border. The italian sixth army defeated at the battle of Capporeto; the russians briefly retake Warsaw but are repealed by german forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-4-1939
Event Description: Norway declares war upon Great Britain and it's allies. The germans retake Warsaw; an italian force of 12.000 men are forced to retreat to the albanian border by an army of 8000 greeks. Galicia and teh city of Leon falls to the french.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-14-1939
Event Description: The german and austro-hungarian air forces destroy the russian fleet at Odessa after a surprise attack. The austrian fleet defeated by the brittish at the battle of Cyprus. Madrid falls to general LeClerc; general Mola asks asks fo peace. The italian troops at Albania retreat to the port of Durazzo to be evacuated, after fierce attacks by the central power's offensive.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-29-1939
Event Description: The french army is now advancing towards Andalucia and Murcia, were the german and austrian expeditonary forces are putting great figth, along with the local guerrillas. The swedish army advances north to face the brittish invading force.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-5-1939
Event Description: The german general offensive in the east takes Vilnius and most of Poland; the italians defeated at the battle of Vittorio Veneto and retreat to Venice. The german battleship Gneisenau and the heavy cruiser Bismark sunked near Island by the french vessels Richelieu and Prince Eugene Napoleon.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-11-1939
Event Description: The french battleship Richelieu and the heavy cruiser prince Eugene Napoleon sunked near the Azores islands by the Kaiserliche marine. Riga falls to the germans; Erich von Manstein promoted to field marshall and commander in chief of htern front. Austro-hungarian offensive in eastern Romania fails.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-12-1939
Event Description: The combined fleets of Germany, Norway and Sweden defeat the brittish fleet at the battle of Scotland. General Rommel promoted to commander in chieff of the romanian front. A russian offensive towards swedish troops in Laponia fails.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-22-1939
Event Description: The german chancellor Hermman Goering resigns due to personal reasons concerning his health. Franz Von Papen of the Centre Party appointed chancellor. ANZAC and canadian reinforcements arrive at Narvik. The german expeditionary force at Andalucia is evacuated by the german navy.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-8-1939
Event Description: Franz Von Papen, Miklos Horthy meet at Prague with the top military leaders of the aliance to discuss a new strattegy for the war. The italian fifth army under general Pietro Badoglio surrenders after the battle of Venice, in which the city falls; the remaining italian forces retreat south of the Po.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-28-1939
Event Description: A russian offensive retakes Riga and reaches the outskirts of Memel; using Panzerkrieg tactics, generals Guderian and Hoth manage to hold Vilnius and Kaunas. General Graziani and his forces are defeated at the battle of the Po.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-3-1939
Event Description: French forces under general Henri Giraud invade Belgium and the Palatine, bypassing the Siegfried line. Generals Guderian, Hoth and Von Bock are pulled from the eastern front to counterrest the french invading forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-23-1939
Event Description: The french offensive in the east stopped at the Rhine river by german forces. Italian offensive against the austro-hungarians defeated. Guerrilla activities increase in Spain.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-29-1939
Event Description: Operation Albatros: The french army invades Belgium in an attemp to outflank the germans at the Palatine. The austrian army takes Milan and Bologne from the italians. The sweden and the brittish launch 2 simoultaneous attacks towards the other's positions.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-29-1939
Event Description: Operation Albatros: The french army invades the Netherlands in an attemp to outflank the germans at the Palatine. The austrian army takes Milan and Bologne from the italians. The sweden and the brittish launch 2 simoultaneous attacks towards the other's positions.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-4-1939
Event Description: The french offensive in the netherlands stopped at Arhern by fierce german and dutch resistance. An austro-hungarian offensive retakes much of Romania back from the russians.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-10-1939
Event Description: The invading forces of the brittish empire repealed at Trondheim. Austrian offensive in northern Italy stopped by general Graziani. Amsterdam and Rotterdam bombed by the french and brittish air forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-12-1939
Event Description: Battle of the Netherlands begin: The german and dutch air forces figth the air forces of France and Great Britain over the skies of Holland. The austrian advance at Romania stopped by general Koniev, of the russian army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-28-1939
Event Description: Battle of Holland ends with victory for the central powers. Battle of Formosa: The german pacific fleet defeated by the english navy off the coasts of Formosa.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-2-1939
Event Description: The french army launches an offensive against guerrilla forces in southern and western Spain.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-8-1939
Event Description: Operation compass: Brittish and ANZAC forces land at Trondheim(northern Norway). German forces under general Heinrici arrive at Arnhern to stop the french advance in the area.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-15-1939
Event Description: General LeClerc, military commander of occupied Spain, killed in a guerrilla ambush outside Madrid. Riga and much of Livonia fall to the german armies after their general offensive in the east: Operation Wotan.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-28-1939
Event Description: Swedish and german offensive in northern Finland pushes the russians back to the border.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-2-1940
Event Description: Canadian forces brougth to northern Spain and Andalucia to control the increasing guerrilla activity. The russians fail to retake Riga after a surprisse offensive. Paris and Rome bombed by the german and austro-hungarian air forces: prime minister Boccioni killed and replaced by Gino Severini.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-3-1940
Event Description: Operation Jubilee: The brittish and french expeditionary forces invade the peloponnesus and begin air raids over the greek capital. The german and swedihs navies raid Saint Petersburg.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-11-1940
Event Description: Bulgarian and austro-hungarian forces mobilised towards the new greek theater; all greek forces called to repel the invading forces of Great Britain and France.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-25-1940
Event Description: Brittish forces stopped at Megara by fierce greek resistence. Italian offensive drives the austrians out of Bologne.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-3-1940
Event Description: The brittish forces at southern Greece continue with the offensive and push the greeks out of Megara. Operation Excalibur: Canadian and brittish forces begin the invasion of the island of Crete. Bologne falls to the austrians again.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-9-1940
Event Description: Russian offensive in Romania runs out of steam. German troops moved to the italian front.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-23-1940
Event Description: The siege of Athens begin as the brittish forces from the north and canadian troops from the south begin pushing towards the capital. Russian offensive in northern Galitzia stopped at Krakow.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-2-1940
Event Description: Athens falls to the brittish expeditionary force; fighting continues in eastern Crete. Austro-hungarian troops push the russians back to their border with Romania.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-22-1940
Event Description: Brittish advance in southern Greece stopped by central power's forces th the battle of the Termopylae. Battle of Rhodes: brittish fleet defeatd by the austro-hungarians.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-22-1940
Event Description: Jean III of France dies at Paris of natural causes, his son becomes Charles XI.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-14-1940
Event Description: Galeazzo Cianno, the new italian minister of foreing affairs, forms a provissional governmnet with it's capital at Napoli.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-26-1940
Event Description: Operation Siegfried: german and austro-hungarian forces attack Graziani's fores at northern Tuscany; the battle of Florence begin. The last standing forces of the greek resistance in Crete surrender. Spanish guerrillas attack and destroy a french column outside Leon.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-29-1940
Event Description: Graziani's troops retreat after fierce resistance against the german forces. french soldiers executed outside Sevilla, which is controlled by the rebells.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-11-1940
Event Description: Rome falls to the german and austro-hungarian armies. Prime minister Gino Severini shot while trying to flee the capital. Italy surreders to the central powers.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-17-1940
Event Description: Giraud's sixth army retreats from Arnhem to the Waal river after six months of fierce fighting against the germans and the dutch. Lille and Brussels bombed by the german airforce.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-19-1940
Event Description: Operation Hagen: german forces under general Hoth attack the french sixth army from the north while Guderian's forces attack from the east, surrounding the sixth army.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-26-1940
Event Description: Henri Giraud surrenders along with the sixth army; the rest of the french forces in the Netherlands, under Maurice Gamelin, retreat ot the dutch-belgian border. German forces mobilised to the scandinavian theather; austro-hungarian forces moved to the eastern theatre.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-17-1940
Event Description: Brittish forces retreat to Narvik as the russians retreat to the border.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-19-1940
Event Description: Operation Asgard: german and swedish offensive in northern Scandinavia cuts the allied forces in half and reaches the Artic ocean.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-13-1940
Event Description: Operation Acheron: french forces under general Gamelin attack the Dusseldorf pocket with limited success. Operation Fox: brittish offensive in southern Greece.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-31-1940
Event Description: Operation Walhalla: german and austro-hungarian foces begin a massive offensive in Galitzia and southern Poland.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1940
Event Description: General Georgi Zhukov surrenders the russian third army after being encircled at Lemburg; Field marshall Koniev promoted to commander in chieff of the russian western front.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-19-1940
Event Description: Brittish forces stop the central powers advance in southern Greece. The "Falange tradicionalista" is formed, an underground military organisation under general Francisco Franco created to fight the french, with secret support from Germany and the Vatican.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-20-1940
Event Description: Battle of Lemburg, the greatest battle tank in history: german and austro-hungarian forces meet the russians outside Lemburg, beginning one of the most important battles in the war and the turning point in the eastern front. France develops the LeTigre tank to be employed against the germans.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-22-1940
Event Description: Guerrilla raids in southern Spain retake Murcia and eastern Andalucia. The first lord of the admiralty, Winston Churchill, responsible for the invasions of Greece and Norway, killed in an air raid; A.V. Alexander replaces him.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-30-1940
Event Description: Valencia raid: german naval forces and paratroopers unsucessfully try to retake the coastal city of Valencia, in Spain. General Montgomery killed outside Athens in a guerrilla ambush, the brittish and european presses suspects of a conspiracy.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-5-1940
Event Description: The republican candidate, Charles Lindbergh, a famous pilot and war hero, defeats the democratic candidate, Huey P. Long. The royal air force raids Berlin and Vienna.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1940
Event Description: Operation Gerlitch: German offensive against french forces in Rhineland. Operation Solitude: brittish forces evacuate Narvik and northern Norway.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-20-1940
Event Description: German advance in the Palatine stopped at Aachen. The austro-hungarian navy raids LaValetta, Malta. STAVKA plans a final and desperate offensive in the west: Operation Bagration.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-5-1940
Event Description: The russian army attacks the german lines at Poland using a force of 1,850,000 men; 5000 tanks, and 2000 aircraft. Brittish forces in Greece begin retreating to Athens.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-18-1940
Event Description: All available german forces are mobilised to the eastern front to resist the russian attack. Rommel and Von Manstein try to encircle the russian army outside Lublin.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-28-1940
Event Description: Warsaw is retaken by the russians ater fierce fighting; the germans and the austro-hungarians are assembling a huge force for the counterstrike. The french army manages to stabilize the eastern front along the dutch and german border with Belgium.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-15-1941
Event Description: Operation Saladin: The german and the austro-hungarian armies manage to gather a force of 2,000,000 men; 4650 tanks and 3000 aircraft. Athens continues under brittish control, thanks to fierce resistance from the ANZAC forces.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-17-1941
Event Description: The russian armies in Poland are caugth off guard and are unable to hold the ground for long. Franz von Papen meets with Miklos Horthy and the prime ministers of Norway and Sweden at Oslo to discuss the war and the post-war world.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-2-1941
Event Description: The german army retakes Warsaw after a surprise attack; the swedish army begins pushing the russians near the border; the austrians continue the advance at Romania. Operation Ocelot: the french army launches an Offensive against guerrilla forces in northern Spain, terrible massacres at Bilbao and Barcelona.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-3-1941
Event Description: Pablo Picasso, along 20,0000 people killed at Barcelona by the french army. Miles Dempsey, commander of occupied Greece, orders his troops to fight to the end.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-2-1941
Event Description: The german offensive in the east runs out of steam at Brest, as the russians desperatly try to hold the ground.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-8-1941
Event Description: Athens finally falls to the forces of the central powers. Operation red dragon: german paratroopers take Aachen.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-17-1941
Event Description: All brittish troops are evacuated from Greece in a desperate atemp to save as many soldiers as possible; as the french retreat continues in the east, the brittish expeditionary force arrives at Calais and Dieppe to provide assistance to DeGaulle's government.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-22-1941
Event Description: France develops a new weapon to oppose Germany's air superiority: the flying bomb or DeGaulle rocket. The austro-hungarian air force raids brittish positions in Crete.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-27-1941
Event Description: France uses flying bombs agaist Dusseldorf and Rotterdam; Germany increases spending on it's own rocket program. Great Britain tries to pull out a naval offensive in the northern sea concentrating most of it's atlantic fleet to regain the initiative.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-7-1941
Event Description: Operation Albion:German capture of Oesel, Dago and Moon Islands; Tallin falls to the germans.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-14-1941
Event Description: Odessa falls to the austrian army; Operation Merkur: german and austro-hungarian airbourne forces and paratroopers begin the recapture of Crete by invading the island from the north.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-3-1941
Event Description: The last brittish and canadian forces in Crete surrender to the german army; russian offensive south of Lake Peipus. Spanish guerrillas take all of Andalucia and Murcia, german and austrian reinforcements are on the way.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-5-1941
Event Description: Great Britain finally assembles the great fleet needed to recapture the north sea; being informed by the intelligence services, Germany, Sweden and Norway are prepared to stop the attack and gather a joint fleet of their own.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-9-1941
Event Description: Battle of The north sea: The brittish atlantic fleet engages the joint fleet of the central powers near Norway and it's repealed with serious casualties. Germany first tests it's new rocket, the A4, on the eastern front with success.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-22-1941
Event Description: The german military launches a final offensive in the east: operation Gneisenau, which drives the russians to defeat. The new A4 rockets are used to bomb Calais, Paris and Antwerp.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-31-1941
Event Description: The siege of Minsk begins; the austro-hungarian third army captures Zhytomy, in western Ukhraine and restarst it's march towards Kiev. German troops are mobilised to the western front for a summer offensive agaisnt the french.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-15-1941
Event Description: The siege of Minsk ends with the fall of the city to the germans and the capture of 200,000 russian troops.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-22-1941
Event Description: The Russian Empire requests for an armistice with the central powers; the austro-hungarian second army corps reaches Kiev just hours before the armistice. German and austro-hungarian reinforcements arrive at southern Spain to help the resistance against the french.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-4-1941
Event Description: The german army launches an offensive in the west, rapidly overruning the french and ending with the capture of Liege and Luxemburg. Fearing of an invasion by the central powers, Great Britain begin preparations such as concentrating the remains of the fleet ready for the defence of London, preparing militias, and fortifiying all major ports on the channel coasts.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-16-1941
Event Description: The siege of Brussels takes place as the collaborationist government of Leon Degrelle flies to Namur. The province of Extremadura falls to the Free Spain forces of general Franco.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-21-1941
Event Description: The dutch and german army manages to take much of Belgium excepting for the stronghold of Namur. London and Paris are bombed with V2 rockets; the french retaliates using it's own flying bombs against Berlin and Amsterdam.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-28-1941
Event Description: Lille is taken by german paratroopers; Valencia falls back to the spainish; The reichstag is reached by a flying bomb. In Russia, Tsar Michael II reestablishes his power eliminating generals Kornilov and Denikin from political life and exiling them to Siberia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-3-1941
Event Description: German troops continue their advance in northern France in spite of french and brittish resistance; the luftwaffe destroys the french centre of Ballistics at Dunkirk, eliminating their capabilities to produce flying bombs.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-17-1941
Event Description: All french forces in Spain retreat to the Ebro; reinforcements from the east are moved to the west as quickly as possible. The state of Jefferson is admited to the Union as the fortyninth state.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 9-23-1941
Event Description: Charles DeGualle is killed outside Orleans by a sniper working for the conservative faction of the government; Francois Darlan, leader of this faction, becomes the new prime minister of France.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-1-1941
Event Description: As Paris is surrounded by the german army, the french government surrenders to the central powers; The brittish expeditionary force is evacuated from northern France.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-17-1941
Event Description: The central powers gather their forces for the invasion of Great Britain, combining their fleets, air and ground forces. President Lindbergh of the United States offers economical assistance to Europe and Russia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-20-1941
Event Description: Germany, Russia and the United States agree to meet in the future to discuss the future relations of the three countries; Great Britain protests arguing that the meeting would harm Britain's interests in the post-war world.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1941
Event Description: As the United Kingdom refuses to surrender, The central powers begin a bombing campaing over London and to deploy submarines to sink every ship routed to England with flood or supplies.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-21-1941
Event Description: Francisco Franco takes power in Spain after killing most of his opponents; Germany signs a treaty in Oslo to renew it't alliance with Norway, Austria and Sweden; the United States threatens with breaking relations with the UK.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-31-1941
Event Description: The military governor of occupied Japan, General Eisenhower, is killed in a misterious tank accident near Edo(Tokyo); General MacArthur,former militar governor of the Philippines, is assigned to replace him.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-18-1941
Event Description: Operation Donner: deacoy invasion of Ireland. Leon DeGrelle and Francois Darlan are execcuted outside Orleans.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-20-1941
Event Description: The prussian secret police unveils a terrible secret: the austro-hungarian government under Miklos Horthy has been sistematically killing the slavs, jews and gympsies in their territory and Serbia. The report reaches the reichstag and Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm, who decides to take actions.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-24-1941
Event Description: Miklos Horthy and his aid de camp, major Adolf Hitler, are killed outside the hofburg palace by a commando group of the prussian secret police; another commando group rescues Kaiser Karl of his imprisionment at the Schonbrunn.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-26-1941
Event Description: Kaiser Karl of Austria orders the arrest of all the conspirators of Horthy's inner circle and the release of all prisioners from the concentration camps.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-19-1942
Event Description: The first report on Horthy's machinery of death indicates the death of : 3,000,000 romanians; 400,000 jews; 1,600,000 serbs; 800,000 ruthenians, etc. Kaiser Karl states that Austria-Hungary will continue in the war and that the criminals that followed Miklos Horthy will be punished.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-3-1942
Event Description: Operation Balaton: forces of the central powers land at Norfolk, England, with a force of 1,000,000 men, 5000 vehicles and 2000 airplanes. The United States and Russia disccuss future arrengements and policies.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-15-1942
Event Description: Central power's forces launch an offensive in central England surrounding 15 brittish divisions at the London pocket and another 11 at the Birmingham pocket.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-31-1942
Event Description: Brittish troops manage to stop the german advance north of London at the new Alexander line of defences, designed by A.V Alexander. German paratroopers attack Dover with heavy casualties.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-22-1942
Event Description: The United Kingdom finally surrenders and signs an armistice at Birmingham. The concentration camp of Theresienstadt is visited by kaiser Karl, who gives a speach to the victims of the genocide and makes promisses to them of a brighter future in the new Austria.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-2-1942
Event Description: The Philippines and Hawaii are accepted to the Union, which now has fifty-one states. Germany and Astro-Hungary begin planning for a economic pact to assure free trade in the post war Europe.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-27-1942
Event Description: The treaty of Ravenna is signed by Italy and the Central Powers, by which: -Indemnisations must be paid to the central powers; -Tripolitania is to be given to Austria; Abyssinia will be independent; the italian colonies in the middle East will be splited into three separated countries under Hashemite rulers: Syria, Lebanon and Hatay; Somaliland and Eritrea will be given to Germany; Venetia and all the territories gained in 1866 re to be restored to Austria; Rhodes will be annexed by Greece. -The futurist party will be eliminated and the military forces reduced.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 6-22-1942
Event Description: The central Powers and Russia sign the Treaty of San Francisco, that states:-The Kola peninsula and the Aland archipielago will be given to Sweden; Romania will gained all russian lands east of the Dniester river; Ukraine, Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Lithuania, Latvia and Poland will be independent under german rulers; Russia will leave Constantinople and the Straits; russian troops will retreat from Mesopotamia.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 7-1-1942
Event Description: Franz Von Papen, chancellor of Germany, is killed in a car crash outside the Reichstag; Manfred Von Richtofen, a popular junker and a war hero, replaces Von Papen as Chancellor under invitation of Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm. Alaska admmited to the Union, becoming the 52nd state.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 10-3-1942
Event Description: The Russian Empire, The Kingdom of Italy and the central powers sign the treaty of Postdam, concerning about the fait of the Balkans: -Austria-Hungary will annex Serbia, Montenegro and northern Albania; -Greece annexes eastern Thrace, Constantinople, southern Albania and Southern Macedonia; -The rest of Macedonia and parts of Serbia are annexed by Bulgaria.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1942
Event Description: Representatives from Great Britain, France and the central Powers meet at Vienna and sign two treaties: The treaty of Hofburg, with France: France will be desmilitarised and will pay considerable indemnisations; french Guyana and all french colonies in the Pacific will be given to Austria; Indochina and Corsica will be independent; The treaty of Schonbrunn, with Britain: The brittish fleet will be reduced; Ireland,Southafrica and India will be independent; Rodhesia and all brittish possesions in central Africa received by Germany; Egypt is to be independent and to get Sudan;

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-2-1943
Event Description: The Austrian Confederacy, a multi-nacional federation formed from the dominions of the Habsburg, is declared in Prague, where a treaty ratifies the formantion of the new constitution and a federal system over the territories of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. kaiser Karl becomes president of the Austrian Confederacy as well as: King of Hungary, Bohemia, Venice, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Grand duke of Galitzia, transylvania, Krakow, emperor of Austria,etc. The confederacy is divided into the provinces of: Hungary, Bohemia, Tirol, Venice, Trento, Serbia, Montenegro, Transylvania, Bosnia, Hercegovina, sudetendland, Galitzia, etc ...all with representaion in the parliament, stablished in Vienna.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 5-1-1943
Event Description: President Lindbergh of the United States announces his plans for a big naval and militar expansion Plan that will include the massive construction of submarines, airplanes and tanks; the construction of 16 new battleships, 10 new aircraft carriers and that Shanghai will be the new home for the pacific fleet.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 8-26-1944
Event Description: Engelbert Dollfuss of the Austrian catholic centre party is invited by Emperor Karl I to form government.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 1-17-1945
Event Description: The Austrian Confederacy, the German Empire, Ireland, Romania, Sweden, Finland, Poland, Ukraine, the baltic states and Belarus sign the treaty of Warsaw, creating the European customs Union.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-16-1945
Event Description: Jet technology is adapted to an airplane as part of the Luftwaffe's experimental research in supersonic capablities.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-16-1947
Event Description: The first atomic bomb is detonated in the sahara desert in german west Africa by the german military, with the presence of the founding members of the project: Otto Hahn and Albert Einstein.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-11-1947
Event Description: The austro-hungarian empire is shocked after hearing that the plane in which archduke Otto and prince Felix were flying to Germany dissapeared in the middle of the Alps.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-4-1948
Event Description: The republic of China declares war on Indochina over the property of the province of Yunnan.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-2-1948
Event Description: The republican nominee and famous general, Douglas MacArthur defeats his democrat rival, Harry Truman in the predidential elections and becomes president of the United States.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-11-1948
Event Description: Indochina surrenders as the it's army has been surrounded and annihilated after a decisive chinese offensive. As the war ends, Yunnan returns to China, but only after the death of 600,000 chinese soldiers and 300,000 indochinese troops.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-7-1948
Event Description: The United States detonates it's own atomic device in a remote location in Arizona. Austria and Russia accelerate their own atomic programs.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-28-1949
Event Description: The Russian Empire detonates it's first nuclear weapon in western Siberia, 300 miles west of their nuclear facility in Semipalatinsk. Germany and the United States raise their level of Alert and declare Martial law.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 3-1-1949
Event Description: Jet and supersonic technology is successfully adapted to civilian aircraft, becoming possible to travel to any part of the world in a matter of hours.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 4-11-1951
Event Description: Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm V dies at Berlin; his son becomes Wilhelm III of Germany.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 11-28-1951
Event Description: The first austrian nuclear bomb is tested in Galitzia; the russian army is in full alert.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-1-1952
Event Description: Kaiser Karl, emperor and president of the Austrian Confederacy, dies at Prague of a hearth attack; his son is crowned as Karl Ludwig I, as his brothers either resigned to the crown or died.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 2-11-1955
Event Description: The German Empire tests it's first intercontinental ballistic missile, capable of reaching New York, Beijing and south Africa and carrying a 1,000 kg warhead to any of these targets. Russia and the United States threaten with war and mobilise their air forces and land troops.

Timeline Number: 255
Event Date: 12-16-1955
Event Description: Korea becomes independent as it's military governor, George Patton, is relieved from his dutties and the new democratic government takes place: Rhee Syng-Man from the liberal party becomes president.


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