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Portrait of General James H. Doolittle (1896 - 1993) standing beside an airplane, circa 1944-45. Flying B-25 medium bombers, he led the Doolittle Raid, the first air raid against targets in Japan during World War II. (Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images)

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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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William "Bull" Halsey (1882 - 1959) US admiral, important commander in the Pacific theater during World War II, his ships launched Doolittle's raid on Tokyo

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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.

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USAAF B-25B Doolittle Raid Academy 13202 1/48 New Airplane Model Kit

De mooiste woonwinkel van Twente: www.potzwonen.nl stylingteam & sfeerkamers B-25 Mitchell by Testchamber

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B-25s sit aboard USS Hornet in anticipation of the Doolittle Raid.

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

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