wwii List Of World War II Battles

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List of every major World War II battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous World War II battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the World War II, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this World War II list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these World War II battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

List ranges from Invasion of Normandy to Battle of France and more.

1939–40 Winter Offensive

Locations: Henan, China

Part of: Second Sino-Japanese War, World War II


1940–44 insurgency in Chechnya

Locations: Chechen–Ingush Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic

Part of: World War II

Combatants: Nazi Germany



Abra is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List Of World War II Battles
Photo: Freebase/GNU Free Documentation License

Locations: Abra province

Part of: World War II

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Action in Tarafal Bay

Locations: Atlantic Ocean

Part of: World War II

Combatants: United Kingdom, Nazi Germany