A World Free of Nuclear Weapons

C-1 The Japan-China War and the Pacific War

There lies a long history of war until the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. From the Manchurian Incident outbreak in 1931 to the Japan-China War, and then from the Pacific War to the defeat of Japan in 1945, war continued for 15 years and involved a large number of people in Asian countries including Korea and China.  


Timeline from the Japan-China War to the End of the Pacific War