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Hitler Invades Poland

World War 2 This war fought in Europe, North Africa and Asia started in 1939 with the invasion of Poland by Nazi Germany and ended in 1945 with the dropping of two atomic bombs on Japan. It was the largest armed conflict in history.

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Start of World War II: September 1939-March 1940

World War II begins in 1939 / Germany attacked Poland on September 1, 1939

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01 Sep 39: Germany invades Poland. For most European countries, this day marks the beginning of World War II. More: http://scanningwwii.com/a?d=0901&s=390901 #WWII

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Hitler in Poland by Heinrich Hoffmann -- From left: Bodenschatz, Hitler, unknown, Reichenau and Himmler.

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Hitler in Poland by Heinrich Hoffmann -- The Supreme Commander with the brave crew of the "Schleswig-Holstein".

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The start of Word War II. German invasion of Poland. September '39. German motorized troops on the streets of Warsaw

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