John Ford’s Torpedo Squadron 8 Battle of Midway 1942 Memorial Film

6 Jun

John Ford made this memorial film for the families of members of Torpedo Squadron 8. All but one of the members of the squadron perished in its first combat mission in the Battle of Midway.

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