Ww2 Turning Point

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United States Battles in World War II The United States first official battle was December 11, 1941 when Germany declared war on the U.S. after loosing to Japanese at the Battle of Pearl Harbor. In April of 1942 there was one battle involving the U.S. It was April 9, 1942 the Philippines surrendered to the U.S. On May 6,1942 during World War II U.S. and Filipino troops surrendered to Japan on Cornegidor Island. Also in May the U.S. Navy defeated the Japanese fleet at the Battle of the Coral Sea. In June, with the help of our Navy, we defeated the Japanese in the Battle of Midway. This was one of the major turning points in the war. This was because the U.S. didn't know if they were going to win World War
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