Allied Forces and Japanese Forces Fight at the Battle of Midway Ca. 1942Unknown - 1942
Shortly after its loss at the Battle of the Coral Sea, Japan planned an attack on Midway Island in hopes of both gaining entry into the Aleutian Islands off the coast of Alaska and preparing for an invasion of Hawaii. However, Japan seriously underestimated the strength of the U.S. Navy and lost the battle, marking a crucial turning point in the Pacific theater of World War II.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1942
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 57 sec.)) : sound