Manage episode 281068728 series 2801567
Craig and Eric go over amazing and lesser known facts about the battle of midway. How did the US break the Jn-25 code? How did Radar effect the battle? How did the USS Yorktown get repaired so fast to be at the battle? Why was famous Hollywood director John Ford at the battle? What was the importance of the Aleutian islands campaign and how did aboriginal Aleuts get involved? What was the Akutan Zero fighter? What was Nagummo's dilemma? What role did submarines play in the battle of Midway? How did anti-air guns on either side of the battle influence its outcome? How did the battle of Midway dethrone Battleships for Aircraft Carriers? All of this and more!