The Battle of Midway was a turning point in The Pacific War. Before The Battle of Midway, The U.S. had lost several battles like: The Battle of the Coral Sea, Pearl Harbor, and the Battle of the Java Sea. After the Battle of Midway we went on the offensive and destroyed the Japanese fleet and took over many Japanese controlled islands. We had effectively damaged the Japanese fleet and had boosted the morale of many American troops. The Battle of Midway was a big turning point in the Pacific War.