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Tag: Battle of Midway

June 4, 2021

Water Shortage

The story about Communications Intelligence (COMINT) and World War II’s Battle of Midway is now well known. The U.S. Navy COMINT system in early 1942 had intercepted detailed information about a major impending Japanese operation against the Americans, scheduled for June. Navy cryptanalysts had solved enough of the Japanese enciphered code system, known to them as JN-25, to provide Admiral Chester Nimitz with detailed intelligence about the enemy naval forces coming against him.

July 15, 2015

NSA/CSS Hawaii Hosts 73rd Anniversary of the Battle of Midway Gala on USS MISSOURI

On Saturday, June 6, 2015, NSA/CSS Hawaii (NSAH) hosted the "Battle of Midway: Commemorating the Past and Building the Future" Gala on the USS MISSOURI (Mighty Mo).

Oct. 11, 2011

National Cryptologic Museum Opens New Exhibit on Nation's Past Secrets

The National Cryptologic Museum (NCM), which reveals many of the nation's most vital secrets in history, the people who created and broke codes, and the tools they used, announces a new Cryptologic Treasures exhibit.