Live Video Series with Karl Zingheim

Meet Karl Zingheim, the Ship Historian of the USS Midway Museum. A San Diego native, Karl graduated from the U. S. Naval Academy in 1986. Following his naval service, he helped establish the Exhibits Department for the USS Midway Museum and now serves as the staff historian. As an early advocate for Midway’s establishment, Karl has been with the Museum for over twenty years – and as a specialist in naval history, has appeared on the History Channel, television series “Dogfights!” and many more documentaries.
Get ready to hear the stories of naval aviation and history first-hand from this bonafide history expert in our new livestream web series entitled, Destination: Midway with Historian, Karl!
Ship Historian Karl Zingheim
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Karl Zingheim

WATCH NOW: EPISODE 2 - Oct 20 AT 12:30 PM PDT

2020/09/02 12:30:00

Join us for the next Destination: Midway livestream with Karl on October 20 at 12:30 pm PDT.

In honor of the 75th Birthday of the USS Midway, Karl will dive into a description of how this magnificent Midway-class carrier was built and commissioned just weeks after the end of WWII.  What inspired Midway’s initial design and the modifications that followed? Tune in to relive the history and engage with Karl during the livestream by asking him your questions!

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