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How long was World War 2 on for?

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Answered 2010-05-07 13:43:16

from 3 September 1939 (British and French declaration of war on Nazi Germany) to August 15 1945 (Japanese Surrender), though the war in Europe ended earlier on 7 May 1945.

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