Barksdale leadership celebrates the 74th anniversary of Doolittle's Raiders

A Toast is made to the members of the Doolittle Raiders on the 74th anniversary of the bombing of Tokyo, April 18, 2016, Barksdale Air Force Base, La. Doolittle’s Raiders launched 16 B-25 Mitchell bombers from the aircraft carrier USS Hornet on Apr. 18, 1942 and bombed Tokyo, Japan. Lieutenant Col. James Doolittle worried he would be court martialed for missing his primary targets, was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor and promoted to brigadier general. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Laura Siebert/Released)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Laura Siebert
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