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

Karl Zingheim

Next Episode: 30th Anniversary of Operation Desert Storm

2020/11/11 12:30:00

Join us for the next livestream on Feb. 5 at 12:30 pm PST.

Join Ship Historian, Karl Zingheim on Feb. 5 at 12:30 p.m. for the next Destination Midway livestream! In honor of the 30th Anniversary of Operation Desert Storm, Karl will interview U.S. Senator Mark Kelly who flew 39 combat missions over Iraq as well as other special guest veterans who played key roles in ensuring victory during the Gulf War. You will not want to miss this history relived!

Email us your questions ahead of time so that Karl can answer your question live!

EPISODE 1 - Victory in the Pacific

EPISODE 2 - How Midway Was Built

EPISODE 3 - Veterans Day Special


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