What Is The Battle Of Midway

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Midway Essay The battle of Midway was one of the first plans of action of the U.S. entering World War 2. This was a very significant battle, even though many people do not know much about it. This was when the Japanese general planned to ambush the three American aircraft carriers, which just happened to not be docked during the attack on Pearl Harbor. The three carriers included the Enterprise, Hornet, and Yorktown. The U.S.S. Yorktown has much significance because it was found some 10 years ago after laying at rest on the ocean floor for 56 years. This 809-foot long aircraft carrier was sent to the ocean floor by torpedoes. Its resting place was 16,650 feet down in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Bob Ballard headed this amazing discovery
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