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Austria World War 2 Timeline

Austria sided with the German cause on March 12th, 1938 and, along with its partners, paid a hefty price by the end.





There are a total of (2) Austrian events of World War 2 in the SecondWorldWarHistory.com database. Entries are listed below by date of occurrence ascending and are gathered from the overall SwwH site database as they relate to their particular series of events.


1941
Saturday
April 12th

German forces launching from Romania, Austria, Hungary and Bulgaria along with an Italian contigent from Albania capture and secure the Yugoslavian capital of Belgrade.

1945
Friday
March 16th

From Hungary, Soviet Army groups begin their offensive into Austria along the Danube River. The target is Vienna.