Welcome to World War 2! This explosive video covers key events including the Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact, invasion of Poland, Battle of Britain, Second Battle of El Alamein, Operation Barbarossa and the use of atomic weapons on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
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This video covers:
💣 A chronology of the key events, battles and figures that defined World War 2.
💣 The causes of World War 2, including the rise of Adolf Hitler and the German non-aggression pact with the Soviet Union.
💣 A look at key events including the invasion of Poland, Battle of Britain, Second Battle of El Alamein, Operation Barbarossa and the use of atomic weapons on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
World War 2 was a global conflict that lasted from 1939 – 1945 and had a significant long-term impact on the development of Europe throughout the 20th century.
Nazi Germany’s expansionistic leader, Adolf Hitler, pursued a relentless mission to dominate Europe, leading to a devastating global conflict.
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0:18 – Introduction
0:50 – Hitler
1:24 – Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact
1:53 – Neville Chamberlain
2:26 – Evacuation of Dunkirk
2:58 – Battle of Britain
3:31 – Operation Barbarossa
3:54 – Attack on Pearl Harbour
4:27 – Second Battle of El Alamein
5:07 – D-Day
5:39 – Atomic bombs used against Japan
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Presenter: Chris Hobbs
German Aide: Alice Winn
Adolf Hitler: Chris Turner
German Soldier: Tim Tokley
Presenter: Chris Hobbs
Joseph Stalin/British Soldier 1/ Winston Churchill: Jonah Fazel
German Soldier 2: Paul McAleer
German Soldier 3: Tobi Wilson
Neville Chamberlain/South African Soldier: Tom Tokley
Journalist/Australian Soldier: Alex Roe
British Aide: Lucy Fennel
British Soldier 2/US Navy 2: ackson Davies
RAF Pilot 1: Felix Trench
RAF Pilot 2: Tom Skelton
US Navy 1/USA D-Day Soldier: Freddy Waller
Producer, Writer, Music: Chris Hobbs
Production Manager: Claire O’Brien
Director: Ellie Rogers
Steadicam Operator: Ilana Garrard
Focus Puller: Finn Margrie-Jones
Camera Assistant: Hannah Jell
Runner: Hugo Culverhouse
Script Consultant: Neil Thompson
Art Director: Hamish MacLeod
Costumes: Jean Arthur
Driver: Max MacLeod
Set Dresser: Phillip Snowden
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