World War II, Second Sino-Japanese War, Second Russo-Japanese War
Clockwise From Top Left: Attack on Pearl Harbor, Bombing of Sydney, Japanese battleships awaiting war, Australian forces in the Battle of Perth, a submerging American submarine, the Burning of the Lexington, ships in the Battle of Guam
Far East Asia, the Pacific Ocean, Pacific Islands, Australia, Northwest North America
Battle of Guam, Battle of Samoa, Battle of Midway, Battle of Wake, Battle of the East Indies, Battle of Alaska, Battle of Anchorage, others
Franklin D. Roosevelt Douglas MacArthur Chiang Kai-shek
Hirohito Hideki Tojo Others
Casualties and Losses
The Pacific War was a part of World War II that was fought between most of the warring nations with a border to the Pacific Ocean. The War mainly started when Japan attacked the Philippines, which were granted statehood to provide more defense.