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: Women in the Military, Trailblazing & Triumphs

2020/11/11 12:30:00

Join us for the next livestream on Mar. 25 at 12:30 pm PST.

Ship Historian, Karl Zingheim is back at it on March 25 at 12:30 pm PST, with a special episode in honor of Women’s History month. Join us as four amazing women discuss their achievements in the military, the importance of having a gender-integrated service, and why women have been, are, and will continue to be critical to the Navy’s success. Karl will host a dynamic panel discussion featuring Capt. Veronica Armstrong-Evans, USN (Ret.), Capt. Jo Dee Jacob, USN (Ret.), CMC (Command Master Chief) Valissa Tisdale, USN, and Cmdr. Karen Brasch, USN (Ret.) who will highlight their military careers and contributions to the Navy.
Tune in to relive the history and engage with Karl & our speakers during the livestream!

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

EPISODE 4 - Remembering Desert Storm


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