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Admiral Chester Nimitz


These links describe Chester Nimitz, American admiral during World War II.

Encyclopedia Entry: Nimitz
Good, basic biography of the American admiral during the war.

Chester Nimitz
Excellent site includes a biography and several primary sources.

Admiral Nimitz Museum
Companion site to Texas museum dedicated to Nimitz and the war in the Pacific.

The Battle of Midway
Learn more about the naval battle that turned the tide of the Pacific war in favor of the United States.

World War II in Asia and the Pacific
The attack on Pearl Harbor was just the beginning. Find out how and why Japan and the U.S. clashed in Asia and the Pacific.

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