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A legend passes: Dick Cole, last of the Doolittle Raiders, dies at 103

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https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2019/04/09/a-legend-passes-dick-cole-last-of-the-doolittle-raiders-dies-at-103/

 

RIP

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doolittle_Raid

 

The Doolittle Raid, also known as the Tokyo Raid, on Saturday, April 18, 1942. Sixteen B-25B Mitchell medium bombers were launched without fighter escort from the U.S. Navy's aircraft carrier USS Hornet (CV-8) deep in the Western Pacific Ocean, each with a crew of five men. 

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