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NIMITZ LECTURE AND NIMITZ HOUSE TOURS - Sat. Oct. 7

Noted Historian to Lecture on Admiral Nimitz and Battle of Midway With Tour of Nimitz House Saturday, October 7, 2017 Lecture: Building One, Treasure Island – 10:30 a.m. Nimitz House Tours: 12:30 to 3 pm In six dramatic minutes in June 1942, Admiral Chester Nimitz and the U.S. Navy reversed the course of World War II in the Pacific. On Saturday morning of Fleet Week at former Naval Station Treasure Island, Professor of History Emeritus Michael Svanevik will speak on Admiral Nimitz and the Battle of Midway, regarded by historians as the turning point in the Pacific naval war. Following Prof. Svanevik's lecture, RADM (ret) Sam Cox, director of the Naval History and Heritage Command, will speak

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