Home / Community / Anniversaries / Battle of Midway: Navy Memorial Ceremony
More than 200 Sailors and Marines attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Navy Memorial to commemorate the 71st anniversary of the Battle of Midway, June 4, 2013. The Battle of Midway was the turning point in the Pacific theater of World War II and set the stage for the United States victory over Japan. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Gina K Morrissette/Released)
More than 200 Sailors and Marines attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Navy Memorial to commemorate the 71st anniversary of the Battle of Midway, June 4, 2013. The Battle of Midway was the turning point in the Pacific theater of World War II and set the stage for the United States victory over Japan. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Gina K Morrissette/Released)

Battle of Midway: Navy Memorial Ceremony

More than 200 Sailors and Marines attended a wreath laying ceremony at the Navy Memorial on June 4 to commemorate the 71st anniversary of the Battle of Midway. The Battle of Midway was the turning point in the Pacific theater of World War II and set the stage for the United States victory over Japan.

The following was a moderated chat of the event.

Comments

comments

Check Also

PACIFIC OCEAN (April 1, 2017) Chief petty officers (CPO) assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) pose for a group photo as part of the 124th birthday celebration of the CPO rank.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Holly L. Herline/Released)

Happy 126th Birthday Chiefs – Chief On!

By Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Russell Smith In the beginning there …

Leave a Reply