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The Doolittle raid remembered – The First Strike Back After Pearl Harbor

Doolittle raider Robert Hite in Japanese captivity Japan April 1942.

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heart 2 ✈ THE DOOLITTLE RAID ✈ Doolittle Raid Reexamined ✈ ✈ THE DOOLITTLE RAID ✈ Doolittle Raid Reexamined ✈

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USS HORNET 1942 ~ B-25 Billy Mitchell Bombers on deck with airmen nearby in April during WWII ~ Original pin by Steve ..... Saved by the Grace of God.

USS Hornet and a B-25 launching to Japan fir Jimmy Doolittles raid

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James Doolittle sitting by the wing of his wrecked B-25 Mitchell bomber China 18 April 1942.

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Approaching the Gate to Destiny By William S. Phillips - Lt. Colonel Jimmy Doolittle's April 18, 1942 raid on Japan began with the loading of sixteen B-25s aboard a Navy aircraft carrier, the USS "Hornet," for the first time. Seen here is Task Force 16.2, sailing from San Francisco Bay on the beautiful sunlit morning of April 2, 1942.

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