Midway atoll is a 2.4 square mile atoll. It is a part of the island group. It is known for the way soldiers used in the World Wars. There are a few broken barracks and stuff still present on the island. The first settlement tries over there was in the year 1871 by Pacific Mail Steam Ship Company. After that there have been a few times that people have settled there. But that hasn’t happened recently. Now a day it just stands out as a tourist spot known for it’s long ago battle involvement.