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World War II was the biggest war ever fought Nearly 30 million people were killed in it About half were civilians while the other half were soldiers sailors and airmen The war was fought all over the world but the most important battles took place on the Islands in the Pacific and in Europe The two sides were called the Axis and the Allies The war lasted from 1939 to 1945 the chief countries of the Allies were the United States Great Britain Russia France and China The Axis countries were Germany Italy and Japan In March 1938 Germany took over Austria by force A few months later Adolf Hitler said he wanted to take part of Czechoslovakia Hitler and Benito Mussolini met the head of the governments of Great Britain and France in Munich Germany to talk it over and Hitler was allowed to annex that part of Czechoslovakia In 1939 Hitler took the rest of Czechoslovakia and threatened war against Poland while Mussolini conquered Albania In August 1939 Hitler made an alliance with Russia and an agreement to partition Poland On September first 1939 the German army attacked Poland from the west and that was the start of World War II in the European Theater Two days later Great Britain and France declared war on GermanyOn the other side of the world Japan had also began a program of conquest In 1931 a Japanese army invaded and seized Manchuria in the north of China In 1937 a Japanese army attacked the main part of China whose government was headed by Chiang Kai-shek In 1940 Japan Germany and Italy became allies The Japanese war leaders hoped to divide the world with Germany In 1940 the situation looked very bad for democracy In April Germany attacked Norway and Denmark Great Britain sent an army to help Norway but it was defeated In May Italies troops invaded Holland Belgium and Luxembourg
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