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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_history_of_the_United_States_during_World_War_II

The military history of the United States in World War II covers the war against the Axis powers, starting with the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.During the first two years of World War II, the United States had maintained formal neutrality as made official in the Quarantine Speech delivered by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1937, while supplying Britain, the Soviet Union ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis.A state of total war emerged, directly involving more than 100 million people from over 30 countries.

www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/world-war-ii-history

The devastation of the Great War (as World War I was known at the time) had greatly destabilized Europe, and in many respects World War II grew out of issues left unresolved by that earlier ...

worldwar2.org.uk/when-was-world-war-2

When was World War 2? Many people ask the question ‘When actually was World War 2’ as conflicting messages are constantly placed online to the exact start and finish date. World War 2 actually started on September 1st 1939 and ran until September 2nd 1945. 6 years and 1 day was the time the war lasted.

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1661.html

The battle was the last major German offensive on the Western Front during World War II. It is the largest battle the United States Army has fought to date. In its entirety, the Battle of the Bulge was the worst — in terms of losses — for the American Forces during World War II, with more than 80,000 American casualties.

www.answers.com/Q/How_long_did_World_War_2_last

How long did the world war 2 last for the us? The US was in the World War 2 from December 7/8th 1941 to August of 1945. They had to stay in Europe and Japan for many years after the war too.

www.reference.com/history/long-did-world-war-ii-last-a774158d09debf0f

For How Long Did World War II Last? For How Long Did World War II Last? ... Great Britain, France, the Soviet Union, China, the United States and other nations. The most destructive war in history, civilian and military casualties totalled an estimated 50 million. The Allied victory sparked the creation of the United Nations, the emergence of ...

www2.gwu.edu/~erpapers/teachinger/glossary/world-war-2.cfm

World War II (1939-1945) World War II (1939-1945) was the largest armed conflict in human history. Ranging over six continents and all the world's oceans, the war caused an estimated 50 million military and civilian deaths, including those of 6 million Jews.

www.quora.com/How-long-did-WWII-last

The answer to this question is not as obvious as it first appears. Wikipedia says 1st of September 1939 to 2nd September 1945. Begining with the German invasion of Poland and ending with the surrender of Japan and those are the dates you will fin...

history.state.gov/milestones/1945-1952/japan-reconstruction

Occupation and Reconstruction of Japan, 1945–52 After the defeat of Japan in World War II, the United States led the Allies in the occupation and rehabilitation of the Japanese state. Between 1945 and 1952, the U.S. occupying forces, led by General Douglas A. MacArthur, enacted widespread military, political, economic, and social reforms.