Submitted by Taps Coogan on the 25th of November 2017 to The Sounding Line.
Following up on our recent post showing the changing front lines of WWI, the following video, from YouTube creator EmperorTigerstar, shows the changing front lines of World War II, every day from September 1st, 1939, when Germany invaded Poland, until Germany surrendered in May 1945.
Maroon: Axis Power members, their dependencies/colonies, and annexed lands
Burgundy: Areas militarily occupied by the Axis Powers
Red: Axis puppet states
Pink: Axis gains during that day
Blue: Allied powers and areas occupied by the allies
Light blue: Allied gains for that day
Purple colors (left to right): Finland, occupied by Finland, and Finnish gains that day
Dark Green: The USSR before it joined the allies and annexed lands
Green: Areas militarily occupied by the USSR before it joined the allies
Light Green: Soviet gains for that day
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