Midway

The battle of Midway was a decisive battle in WWII. The battle ended with an American victory because of American code breakers. Who were able to interpret the entire Japanese fleet allowing the US Navy to counterattack the Japanese fleet. The battle halted the Japanese advance in the Pacific.

Combatants:

  • Japan
  • United States

Axis:

  • Japan

Allies:

  • United States

Outcome:

  • United States wins

Casualties:

  • Allies:340
  • Axis:2,057