70th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway

The Battle of Midway was fought between June 4th and June 7th, 1942, about six months after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. The… read more

The Battle of Midway was fought between June 4th and June 7th, 1942, about six months after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. The battle resulted in a U.S. victory over the Japanese, and is considered a turning point in the Pacific War.

Next on American History TV, to mark the 70th anniversary of the battle, a commemoration ceremony held this past Monday at the United States Navy Memorial here in Washington.

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70th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway

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Program ID:
306398-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 9, 2012
Last Aired:
Jun 10, 2012

Airing Details

  • Jun 09, 2012 | 9:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2012 | 1:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2012 | 2:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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