Events for Monday 4th June 2012
On This Day in History
The Battle of Midway4th June 1942
World War II: The Battle of Midway between American and Japanese aircraft carriers in the Pacific Ocean commences.
Further ReadingMidway: Dauntless Victory
(Hardback - 358 pages)
by Peter C Smith
This is an in-depth study of the Battle of Midway that reviews the many previous accounts and compares their accuracy and veracity with fresh documentation that has been released recently, including some new material on the post-war analysis made by a select committee. There are new viewpoints on the muddle… Read more...Only £30.00 at Pen & Sword Books.