Allies of World War II

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World Map of nations that fought in World War II.
The Allied nations are in green (those in light green entered after the attack on Pearl Harbor), the Axis nations in blue, and neutral countries in grey.

The Allied Powers (or Allies of World War II) were a group of nations that fought against the Axis countries in World War II, later named the United Nations by U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt. The main superpower countries were the United Kingdom, the United States, and the Soviet Union.

Note that some of the powers fought for a short time (Romania fought from 1944-1945 and before that was an Axis power).

These nations were:

  • India
  • Poland
  • Australia
  • France
  • New Zealand
  • United Kingdom
  • South Africa
  • Canada
  • Norway
  • Belgium
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Greece
  • Soviet Union
  • Panama
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua
  • United States
  • China
  • Guatemala
  • Cuba
  • Philippines
  • Mexico
  • Brazil
  • Ethiopia
  • Iraq
  • Bolivia
  • Colombia
  • Iran
  • Yugoslavia
  • Liberia
  • Romania
  • Bulgaria
  • Finland
  • San Marino
  • Albania
  • Ecuador
  • Paraguay
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela
  • Turkey
  • Egypt
  • Lebanon
  • Syria
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Argentina
  • Chile