TITLE

The Doolittle raid

AUTHOR(S)
Weatherly, Myra S.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Jan1994, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the raid led by Lt. Col. James H. Doolittle on Tokyo on April 18, 1942. Preparation of 15 B-25 land-based bombers to lift off the deck of a US Navy aircraft carrier; Weight of the bombs carried; Why the launch plans began earlier than planned; Effect on the Japanese.
ACCESSION #
9401067571

 

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