World War II: The Battle Of Midway

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A brave man named John boarded his torpedo plane. The conditions were warm and partly cloudy. They were on a voyage for a battle against Japan. He took off minutes after sirens were blaring at the island of Midway. The battle in the Pacific ocean near the island of Midway turned the tide of World War II. The Battle of Midway was one of the largest and most decisive sea battles of all time.

May, 1942 was when Admiral Yamamoto attempted to draw the United States into a battle that he planned on being a decisive victory for Japan. To do this, he would have to attack the island of Midway by surprise. “Sadly for Yamamoto, the Japanese code had been broken. Admiral Chester Nimitz then sent a United States fleet of three aircraft carriers and tons

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