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2022 WNHA SYMPOSIUM

The 2022 symposium was held February 19-20 aboard the USS Midway Museum as well as virtually. Stay tuned to see photos and videos from the event.

 

2022 WNHA SYMPOSIUM

Expanding Naval History IV

Speakers and Activities 

Keynote Speaker: The Honorable John F. Lehman, former-Secretary of the Navy


Speakers:

  • Trent Hone, "Nimitz's leadership as CINCPAC/CINCPOA"

  • Jon Parshall, "Nimitz's planning for the Battle of Midway and 'Point Luck'”

  • Mark Fiorey, “Advanced Base Construction in WWII: The Covert Reconnaissance of CAPT Wilfred L. Painter, Civil Engineering Corps, USNR”

  • Brian Walter, “WW II Allied Invasions in Mediterranean – Recapture of Greece & Southern France”

  • CAPT Jim Bryant, USN (Ret.), “Declassifying the Fate of USS Thresher”

  • Dr. David Winkler, “Deadliest Ship Afloat Arrives Here! USS Langley (CV1) as San Diego’s Aircraft Carrier”

  • John Burtt, “German and Italian Plans to Invade Malta, 1942”

Roundtable

  • Dr. Kori Schake, Dr. Carlos R. Rivera, and Dr. Emily Goldman, "Washington Naval Treaty (100 year anniversary)"


Workshops

  • Vince O'Hara, “How to Design Maps for Publication and Web Sites"

  • CAPT George Galdorisi, USN (Ret.), “Writing Naval & Military Fiction”

  • Lonnie Gill and Team, “Wargaming Reenactment of the 13 November 1942 Naval Battle of Guadalcanal Based on U.S. Signal Traffic Using 1:2400 Miniatures”

  • Kathleen Broome Williams, "Author's Corner"