Brief Outline of Doolittle Raid on Tokyo

Larry Hart



Brief summation Dec. 7 1941 to January 10, 1942


Objectives of paper

Who was Jimmy Doolittle

His early life

Flying career.

Why he was suited to lead the raid

Preparations for the mission

Creation of plan

Original concept

Planes considered

Entrance of Leutinent Colonel Doolittle

Eglin field

McClellan field

The mission

Descriptions of take off

Descriptions of bombing

Escape and landing

After the mission

Experiences in China

Experiences in Russia

Executed by Japanese

What happen to them during the rest of the war.


Success of the raid



Jewish community examiner

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