The One Day in SoCal Podcast!
Oct. 28, 2022

Episode 14 - The U.S.S. Midway

Episode 14 - The U.S.S. Midway

The best way to get to San Diego and the Midway is by Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner. Unfortunately the train isn't running at the moment between Irvine and San Diego due to track work. 


Historic Santa Fe Depot in Downtown San Diego, CA


View from the dock. 


Permission to come aboard!?


The incredible Douglas SBD Dauntless Dive Bomber


The famous V Day kissing statue. 


View from the Air Boss Seat. Perhaps even cooler than the Captain's seat on the bridge. 


View from the bridge. 


On Duty Officer's Mess. 


Ship's Brig (Jail).


Not sure what he did, but he's got plenty of time on this cruise to think about it. 


Enlisted Chow Line


The plastic food really does look great!


Ship's Chapel


Officer's Dining Mess Hall

One of several Barber Shops


What Chief Petty Officer's Think of everyone else in the Navy. 


Ships Surgery


Sick Bay




Admiral's Quarters


Captain's Quarters and Ready Room near the bridge.


View of San Diego Bay at the Bow


Aviator's briefing and ready rooms.