Lieutenant Colonel James Doolittle with B-25 bomber crews

James Doolittle



Lieutenant Colonel James Doolittle poses with the crews of the B-25 bombers who were selected for the historic bomber raid on Japan. In the hands of James Doolittle, a Japanese medal, which he will wire to a 225-kg bomb for a “return to the Japanese with interest.”

 

 

Date: April 1942

 

Source: National Museum of the US Air Force.

In : 1942

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