World War II Countries

Major Axis Nations

GermanyItalyJapan


Minor Axis Nations and Possessions

AlbaniaHungaryMarshall Islands
AustriaItalian EritreaRomania
BulgariaItalian SomalilandTaiwan
Caroline IslandsKoreaThailand
CzechoslovakiaLibyaYugoslavia
FinlandMariana Islands


Major Allied Nations

United KingdomUnited States


Minor Allied Nations and Possessions

AbyssiniaColombiaLuxembourg
AdenCosta RicaMalaya
AlaskaCubaMalta
AlgeriaDenmarkMexico
Anglo-Egyptian SudanDominican RepublicMuscat and Oman
ArgentinaDutch East IndiesNauru
AustraliaDutch West IndiesNetherlands
Australian New GuineaEcuadorNew Caledonia
Australian PapuaEgyptNew Hebrides
BahamasFijiNew Zealand
BahrainFranceNewfoundland
BarbadosFrench Equatorial AfricaNicaragua
BelgiumGibraltarNorth Borneo
BermudaGilbert and Ellice IslandsNorway
BrazilGreecePanama Canal Zone
British CameroonsGreenlandPeru
British GuianaGuamPhilippines
British Leeward IslandsGuatemalaPoland
British PalestineGuernseyPuerto Rico
British SomalilandHaitiSarawak
British West AfricaHawaiiSharjah
British Western Pacific TerritoriesHong KongSingapore
British Windward IslandsIndiaSouth Africa
BruneiIranTonga
BurmaIraqTrinidad
CanadaJamaicaUS Pacific Islands
CeylonJerseyUS Virgin Islands
ChinaKenya
Christmas IslandLiberia


Note: This list excludes Soviet Union nations. These nations are listed in another section below.

Major Soviet Nation

Russia


Minor Soviet Nations and Possessions

ArmeniaKazakhstanTurkmenia
AzerbaijanKirghiziaUkraine
ByelorussiaMoldovaUzbekistan
GeorgiaTajikistan


Note: In Europe, Soviet Union invaded Poland together with Germany in 1939 and only joined the Allies in mid-1941. In Asia, the Soviet Union had a neutrality pact in place with Japan until the final few days of WW2.

Neutral and Non-Belligerent Nations

AfghanistanIcelandPortuguese Timor
DanzigIrelandSan Marino
EstoniaLatviaSaudi Arabia
French AntillesLiechtensteinSpain
French CamerounLithuaniaSpanish Morocco
French IndochinaMadagascarSweden
French MoroccoMonacoSwitzerland
French PolynesiaPortugalTunisia
French SomalilandPortuguese IndiaTurkey
French Syria and LebanonPortuguese MacauVatican City
French West AfricaPortuguese Mozambique





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"Since peace is now beyond hope, we can but fight to the end."

Chiang Kaishek, 31 Jul 1937