Second World War: European Theater

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World War Two European Theater Overview

Leadup to the War

Opening German Offensive

Campaign in the West

The Winter War

Campaign in the Balkans

Operation Barbarossa

Soviet Counter-Offensive

North Africa

The World in the Second World War

Allied Invasion of Italy

Allied Landing in Northern France

Liberation of France

Allied Advance to the Rhine

The Battle of the Bulge

Invasion of Germany

These maps are a result of a collaboration between the United States Military Academy and the United States Air Force Academy:

Animations are provided courtesy of the Combat Studies Institute, United States Army.