The Battle of Midway is often called the Navy’s greatest victory. It is seen as a turning point in the Battle of the Pacific during World War II.
National Museum of the American Sailor, 2531 Sheridan Road, BLDG 42, Great Lakes, Illinois 60088
As the years pass, the voices of those who lived through that fateful battle have become few. To honor the men who accomplished such a victory, the National Museum of the American Sailor invites you to a special ceremony that commemorates the 81st Anniversary of the Battle of Midway.
Join us on Wednesday, June 7, 2023 from 10:00-11:00am to commemorate this significant event. Commanding Officer of Naval Station Great Lakes, CAPT Jason Williamson will serve as the event’s keynote speaker.
This event is free of charge and all are welcome to attend.