Guadalcanal

http://www.friesian.com/history/guadal.htm   time line of the events with map of battles

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Guadalcanal - Encyclopedia page with map and links to other items of importance.

http://guadalcanal3.homestead.com/CanalWW2pics.html - pictures of Guadalcanal during WWII

http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/guadlcnl/guadlcnl.htm - Naval Historical Center page over Guadalcanal campaign, includes photographs

http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USMC/USMC-C-Guadalcanal.html - Guadalcanal offensive through Marines.

http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/brochures/72-8/72-8.htm - Army's historical perspective on Guadalcanal

http://www.guadalcanal.com.sb/ - tour site of present day Guadalcanal, pictures

http://www.guadalcanaljournal.com/ - personal journal of a soldier at Guadalcanal

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Guadalcanal/ - gives info on battles/people

http://www.fransorb.com/cve60.htm - story of the capture of a German U-505 Sub at Guadalcanal

http://www.daveswarbirds.com/guadalcanal/photos-leaders.htm - photos of leaders in Guadalcanal, American and Japanese

http://www.seabeecook.com/history/canal/cactus.htm -Navy Seabees at Guadalcanal

http://www.thehistorynet.com/wwii/blnavalbattleofguadalcanal/index.html - over 1st Naval battle

http://www.thehistorynet.com/wwii/blpullersepicstand/index.html - Marine's land battle

http://www.thehistorynet.com/wwii/blturningpointinthepacific/index3.html - Naval battle that was the turning point

http://www.thehistorynet.com/ahi/blcactusairforce/index2.html - about air attacks

www.thehistorynet.com - you can search for many different articles.

http://www.ww2pacific.com/ww2.html - site over the Pacific battles, Guadalcanal included

Coral Sea

http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/coralsea/coralsea.htm - battle info and pictures

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Coral_Sea - encyclopedia version with links and pictures

http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/coral.html - timeline taken from the book "Blue Skies and Blood" by Edwin Hoyt. Includes Japanese plan and American plan

http://www.gunplot.net/coralsea/coralsea.html - fight to save Australia, pictures included but not an officially "authored" site

http://www.microworks.net/pacific/battles/coral_sea.htm - setup for the battle

http://www.bluejacket.com/ww2_05-04-42_coral-sea.html - intro, battle, results information

http://www.ww2pacific.com/coralsea.html - details of battle

http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/school/asbc/coral.htm - links to sites and books

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Coral-Sea/ - info on battle and people

MacArthur's Return to Phillipines

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_MacArthur - general info on MacArthur

http://home.st.net.au/~dunn/macarthur.htm - about his departure from the Phillipines

http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1994/vp941012/10120012.htm - info about a reenactment

http://www.newsflash.org/2004/02/hl/hl101185.htm - article commemorating the return

http://www.hostultra.com/~Exidor/USS_Manila_Bay/Wilcox.htm - soldiers perspective

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/macarthur/filmmore/reference/primary/index.html - primary sources on MacArthur

http://www.worldwar2database.com/movies/macarthur2_56K.mov - actual video of his return

Iwo Jima

http://www.iwojima.com/ - info on battle, people, videos, links, etc...

http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/LUTZ/iwo.html - timeline and photos

http://www.webtravels.com/iwojima/battle.htm - facts, figures, links

http://www.geocities.com/rbackstr2000/ - very detailed version of battle

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Iwo_Jima - encyclopedia version with pictures and links

http://www.cv6.org/1945/iwo/default.htm - account of one ship

http://www.fightingfourth.com/Iwo.htm - detailed info and statistics

http://www.archives.gov/research/ww2/photos/#iwo - photos of Iwo Jima and Okinawa

Saipan

http://saipan.keithtarrier.com/ - pictures

http://www.sihope.com/~tipi/chap15.html -memoirs of a soldier

http://www.nps.gov/amme/wwii_museum/end_of_battle/end_of_battle.html - pictures

http://www.nps.gov/amme/wwii_museum/air_offensive/air_offensive.html - air offensive, pictures

http://www.pacificwrecks.com/provinces/marianas_saipan.html - facts and pictures

http://www.battleofsaipan.com/seabee.htm facts and pictures

Okinawa

http://members.aol.com/MACCANDI/bogers.html - one soldiers recollection

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/facility/okinawa-battle.htm - article

http://www.fredericksburg.com/News/FLS/2005/042005/04012005/1709035 - article debating this battle was why a-bomb had to be dropped

http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/nomonhanokinawa.aspx - highly detailed article including statistics

http://www.archives.gov/research/ww2/photos/#iwo - photos of Iwo Jima and Okinawa

http://pigtrail.uark.edu/people/rcordell/Defense/okinawa.html - pictures and links

http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USA/USA-P-Okinawa/USA-P-Okinawa-16.html - details and pictures

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Okinawa/ - facts, people

Island Hopping

http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/history/wwii/cp11.htm - facts and pictures

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Pacific/ - information about the strategy of the U.S in the Pacific

http://www.battlebelow.com/boats.htm - the job of the navy in Island Hopping

http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/brochures/westpac/westpac.htm strategy of island hopping

http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/pacificwar/timeline.htm timeline of the war in the Pacific, illustrates "Island Hopping"

Atomic Bomb

http://www.colorado.edu/AmStudies/lewis/2010/atomic.htm - many links over the atomic bomb, creation, actual event, effects, why, etc...

http://oror.essortment.com/presidenttruman_rywp.htm - why Truman dropped the bomb - one view....

http://www.dannen.com/decision/index.html - many primary documents on the decision to use the atomic bomb

http://www.atomicarchive.com/historymenu.shtml - site over the creation of the atomic bomb and the actual dropping

http://www.uncp.edu/home/berrys/courses/hist102/hist102_docs_abomb.pdf#search='dropping%20of%20the%20atomic%20bomb ' - includes actual description of the dropping

http://www.theenolagay.com/ - facts about the plane, pilot, and event

http://www.internetpadre.com/atomicbomb.htm - use this webquest to view from different perspectives on the internet links

Dunkirk

http://www.johndclare.net/wwii5.htm - audio files, political cartoons, and info

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/war/wwtwo/dunkirk_spinning_01.shtml - a different viewpoint on Dunkirk

http://www.onwar.com/maps/wwii/blitz/1fdunkirk40.htm - map of Dunkirk

http://www.euronet.nl/users/wilfried/ww2/1940.htm - info

http://history.searchbeat.com/ww2battles.htm#dunkirk - battle info

North Africa

http://www.cs.ndsu.nodak.edu/~lugert/wwii.htm - detailed info on strategy of North Africa and results

http://www.worldwar2history.info/North-Africa/ - info on strategy and features specific campaigns

http://www.geocities.com/Pentagon/Quarters/7414/ - pictures

http://militaryhistory.about.com/cs/northafrica/ - links to many more specific battles

http://www.magweb.com/sample/seuropa/seu55daw.htm - article about North African before Rommel arrived

http://www.encyclopedia.com/html/N/NorthA1fr.asp - links to different campaigns by different countries in North Africa

http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/Europe01c.html - landing info

Sicily

http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/brochures/72-16/72-16.htm - army's info on the battle

http://www.galik.com/stanleygalik1922/lci/lci05.htm - actual log of events,   pictures, and news clippings

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/historical/sicily_assault_1943.jpg - map

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/historical/sicily_fight_1943.jpg - map

http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/history/wwii/ce7.htm - info

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Sicily/ - info on battle with links

http://www.naval-history.net/WW2CampaignsItaly.htm - very detailed info by month

Battle for Italy

http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/88thinitaly.aspx - account from one infantry

http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/history/wwii/ce17a.htm - use this as a starting point, many links to different areas of the Battle for Italy

http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/Europe04.html - info on Stalemate in Italy

http://www.lermuseum.org/ler/mh/wwii/italy.html - brief of why Italy entered

  http://www.ddaymuseum.org/education/history_intro.html#07

V-2 Rockets

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V2_rocket - encyclopedia version of what it is and links

http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/history/wwii/ce31.htm - brief description

http://www.wsmr-history.org/V-2Display1.htm - info from a museum which has one on display

http://history.acusd.edu/gen/WW2Timeline/airwar44-images4.html - pictures

http://teacher.scholastic.com/researchtools/researchstarters/wwii/index.htm - you have to click on the links V-2, Blitzkreig, etc...

D-Day

http://www.ddaymuseum.org/ - from the Museum in D.C., get facts, personals, etc... from here

http://www.dday.org/html/d-day_history.html - click on about D-day and it gives you very detailed information on all aspects

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D-Day - general overview

http://www.isidore-of-seville.com/d-day/ very detailed info through links

http://www.army.mil/d-day/ - Army's site over D-day includes video and pictures

Battle of the Bulge

http://www.mm.com/user/jpk/battle.htm - brief overview and stats

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Bulge - encyclopedia version with links

http://helios.acomp.usf.edu/~dsargent/bestbulge2.htm - includes pictures and links

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/bulge/ - PBS site about video, but also includes pictures, video, narratives, and links

http://www.worldwar2history.info/Bulge/ - detailed info with links

http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/wwii/7-8/7-8_cont.htm - extremely detailed online book of battle

War at Home

http://www.teacheroz.com/WWIIHomefront.htm - links to sites with women working on the Homefront

http://www.miscman.com/posters_graphics/category.asp?ID=40&PID=1 - pictures of propaganda from WWII Homefront

http://www.homefrontmag.org/ - magazine created for the Homefront, view previous covers and get info

http://www.rosietheriveter.org/ - national museum of Homefront in WWII

Holocaust

http://www.ushmm.org/ - National Holocaust Museum, access facts, stories, pictures

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holocaust - encyclopedia version, giving facts and links

http://www.ronalfy.com/wwii/pages/holocaust/ - info on how/why

http://fcit.coedu.usf.edu/holocaust/timeline/timeline.htm - timeline and links to information

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/holo.html - site from the Jewish Library, which gives very detailed information on anything you'd want to know.

Good WWII SITES

http://afsf.lackland.af.mil/Images/WWII/index.htm - propaganda posters

http://members.aol.com/TeacherNet/WWII.html - links by WWII topic

http://www.besthistorysites.net/WWII.shtml - Best of History's list for WWII sites

http://www.worldwar2history.info/ - info on battles, pics, and people

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/war/wwtwo/index.shtml - The BBC's website on WWII

http://www.onwar.com/maps/wwii/index.htm - maps of WWII

http://www.teacheroz.com/WWIIEurope.htm - timelines and site links broke down by topic

http://www.angelfire.com/ct/ww2europe/index.html - facts, stats, info, pictures, and links

http://members.iinet.net.au/%7Egduncan/facts.html -lesser known facts about WWII

http://www.pictopia.com/perl/gal?provider_id=38&name=Memories%20of%20WWII - pictures, pictures, pictures