World War II
An image of the Reichstag in Germany as seen in the original
location Europe, Pacific, Atlantic, South-East Asia, China, Middle East, Mediterranean and Africa, briefly North and South America date 1 September 1939- 2 September 1945 result Allied victory
Downfall of the Nazi Germany
The United States and the Soviet Union elevated to superpowers.
Formation of the United Nations
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Start of the nuclear weapons age
World War II, also referred to as the Second World War and regularly shortened to WW2 or WWII, was the massive conflict that saw the first usage of nuclear weapons in war by a superpower, and the formation of the United Nations.
WWII-era technology Edit
Several examples of World War II-era weapons and vehicles make appearances throughout the Fallout series, having survived the
Great War of 2077:
Images depicting events in World War II appear in the , and the war, especially as the setting for the first use of nuclear weapons, is often alluded to throughout the series.
Fallout intro In the Museum of History, there is a World War II exhibit, although it is inaccessible due to a collapsed ceiling blocking the entrance.
Abraham Washington is in possession of the United States' 1941 declaration of war against Germany.
Behind the scenes Edit