The Battle of Wake Island

The Battle of Midway is a fairly well known battle in the pacific. Somewhat less well known is the Battle of Wake Island. The battle took place in 1941 and is worth learning about. Watch this short animated video for a quick introduction to the Battle of Wake Island.


Battle of Midway Analysis

The video included in this post has two different historical contexts of interest. On one hand, it is a documentary about the Battle of Midway in 1942 during the Second World War. On the other hand, it is training film from 1950 and it reflects that context. You may find the video quite interesting for both reasons.