Battle of Midway

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Synonyms for Battle of Midway

naval battle of World War II (June 1942)

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He was injured by shrapnel when filming the Battle of Midway, followed the first wave of landings on Omaha Beach, and directed a team of cameramen who filmed from behind beach obstacles.
And, of course, his World War II documentaries The Battle of Midway (1942) and December 7th (1943) were both well received.
The Battle of Midway is considered one of the major turning points in World War II which led to U.
The battle also weakened their forces in the lead-up to the Battle of Midway from 4-7 June 1942, which was to mark the end of the Japanese navy's superiority in the Pacific.
Seventy years ago, over the course of the first week of June 1942, naval, air, and ground forces of the United States and Imperial Japan fought what would be known as the Battle of Midway.
Navy carrier aircraft sink four Imperial Japanese Navy aircraft carriers and a heavy cruiser, in the decisive Battle of Midway.
Navy as a tailgunner during World War II, and was assigned to the USS Enterprise during the battle of Midway.
A month later, during the Battle of Midway, Japan was dealt a fatal blow--a blow that would turn the course of World War II in favor of the Allies.
The ramifications of the Holocaust are presented, along with a discourse on the Kamikazi suicide attacks and--somewhat surprisingly--the moral factors in the Battle of Midway.
Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway by Jonathan Parshall and Anthony Tully.
fleet defeated an arrogant Japanese navy in the Battle of Midway.
They go on to examine the battle of Midway in the Pacific, and Stalingrad, Russia - the 1942 fight between Germany and the Soviet Union.
Britt was in the battle of Midway, which was the turning point of the war in the South Pacific as well as serving at Guadalcanal and the Solomon Islands where his patrol boat was patrolling.
There is, surprisingly, no entry for the battle of Midway.
June 1942 ( Having suffered losses in the Battle of the Coral Sea shortly before, the Japanese fleet is defeated by the Americans at the Battle of Midway in the Pacific.