Active duty and retired servicemembers and their families recently commemorated the 70th Anniversary of The Battle of Midway aboard the USS Midway Museum in San Diego. The Battle of Midway took place June 4-7, 1942. It is considered to have changed the course of WWII in the Pacific. For more information on the Battle of Midway, including instructional materials, visit the Naval History and Heritage Command website, and the commemorative webpage by the Washington Times website.
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