Episode 279-Interview with Wes Tooke, writer and producer of the film Midway

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Posted On February 11, 2020

Writer, Wes Tooke joins us to talk about the film Midway. We cover this pivotal turning point in the Pacific War, lead by Adm. Chester Nimitz. Young men like Dick Best, Wade McClusky and Clarence Dickinson lead the charge after the disastrous attack on Pearl Harbor. MIDWAY is currently available on Digital and arrives on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD on February 18th.

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The History of WWII Podcast is produced and narated by Ray Harris Jr. Ray has a degree in history from James Madison University.

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