Pacific War is the largest theater of World War II. We associate it with naval battles, jungle warfare, atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The date of beginning of the war usually is calling 7 December with Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, but hostilities dating back as far as in 1931. The war lasted almost 4 years and ended in 1945 with surrender of Japan and the fall of Empire.
The conflict is known as the Greater East Asia War in Japan, while in rest of the world it is called the Pacific War or the Pacific theater.
This video will show the whole chronology of hostilities on the map from 18 September 1931 to September 2 1945 – Every Day.
1. The Front (Soundtrack from Hearts of Iron II)
2. Japanese Spirit (Soundtrack from Hearts of Iron II)
3. Land Of The Rising Sun (Soundtrack from Hearts of Iron III)
4. Yamato Action (Soundtrack from Battlestations: Pacific)
5. US Tension (Soundtrack from Battlestations: Pacific)
6. Empire of the Sun (Soundtrack from Hearts of Iron IV)
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