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Retired Rear Adm. Donald "Mac" Showers, 92, looks at medals he received while on active duty during World War II at his home in Arlington, Va. on May 3, 2012. Showers is one of the remaining survivors that helped lead the effort to break the Japanese code which resulted in a victory at battle of Midway in 1942. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)
Photo by: ANDREW S. GERACI
Retired Rear Adm. Donald "Mac" Showers, 92, looks at medals he received while on active duty during World War II at his home in Arlington, Va. on May 3, 2012. Showers is one of the remaining survivors that helped lead the effort to break the Japanese code which resulted in a victory at battle of Midway in 1942. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)

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