WWII Pacific Battle of Midway

Photo provided by the White House shows first lady Laura Bush visiting the Battle of Midway Memorial on the parade grounds of Midway Island in Hawaii, Thursday, March 1, 2007. Midway Atoll was the site of the World War II battle June 4, 1942. The U.S. Navy defeated a Japanese attack against Midway Islands, marking a turning point in the war in the pacific theater. Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne is pictured wearing a blue shirt and is standing next to Mrs. Bush. (AP Photo/White House, Shealah Craighead)

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