The Doolittle Raiders take their B-25 bombers down to very low level and head for China after delivering their surprise attack on the industrial and military targets in and around Tokyo on April 18, 1942. The sixteen-ship mission, led by volunteer crews, successfully completed one of the most audacious air raids of World War II. Personally signed by Doolittle Raiders.
The edition is signed by FOURTEEN surviving Doolittle Raiders aircrew.
Lieutenant Colonel RICHARD E. COLE
Staff Sergeant REV JACOB DESHAZER
Major THOMAS C. GRIFFIN
Major NOLAN A. HERNDON
Brigadier General EVERETT W. HOLSTROM
Major General DAVID M. JONES
Lieutenant Colonel FRANK A. KAPPELAR
Lieutenant Colonel JAMES H. MACIA
Lieutenant Colonel HARRY C MCCOOL
Lieutenant Colonel CHASE J. NIELSON
Major HOWARD A. SESSLER
Captain J. ROYDEN STORK
Colonel HENRY A. POTTER
Staff Sergeant DAVID J. THATCHER
This stunning print is seldom available on the secondary market these days and as all of the Raiders have now sadly passed into history, is impossible to replicate. It is an excellent opportunity for aviation art enthusiasts and autograph hunters alike to acquire a historic collectors item.