Midway, The Forgotten Victory

    By Daniel Foty. Reposted with Permission. When early June rolls around each year, June 6th is accorded a great deal of reverence for the well-known events of the Normandy landings of 1944. On the decadal anniversary years, there are major ceremonies and there is extensive news coverage. Sadly, an equally (at least) important anniversary on June 4th goes largely neglected. On June 4th 1942, an | Read More »

    June 4th 1942 – Midway, the Forgotten Victory

    (I first published this essay in here two years ago – and republished it last year with a few upgrades. Since I’m now a Contributing Editor, it gets the Front Page (with a few more upgrades) this year. — Skan) When early June rolls around each year, June 6th is accorded a great deal of reverence for the well-known events of the Normandy landings of | Read More »