Rare Site - 3 Nimitz Class Carriers at NAS North Island Carrier Quay Wall
the Reagan, the Vinson, and the Washington
Admiral MacLaughlin, the Midway CEO, gets the Ceremony underway
"Clem" was 1 of 45 WW II Vets from the Midway whose pics were shown during Show
the Andrews Sisters sing the National Anthem
Navy SNJ Flyover Opening Act
Great Trainers from WW II
Solo Photo Plane
Big Hit, a B-25 roars past a delighted crowd
One of my Uncles flew this bird in WW II
Mac introduces Bob Hope who did a great
comedy act like a USO Show during WW II
Andrews Sisters gave the Admiral a three woman Salute. He ate it up!
He Actually Blushed!
Huge Screens set up so the Overflow Crowd of 5,000 could see the Acts on the Flight Deck
Judy Garland doing "Over the Rainbow"
Lena Horne was a Hit
Dusk over the Island on Midway
Gonna "Wash that Man out of my Hair" was a smash hit from South Pacific
WW II Vet was part of the Audience Participation, dancing to "Honey Bun"
She was a "Honey Bun"
First Four Rows were reserved for WW II Vets
It Cooled down from 85 to 75 by 7 PM