And Then There Were None

The Doolittle Raiders, as they preferred to be called, had long since planned for there being only one, and then none of them.

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Retired Lt. Col. Richard ‘Dick’ E. Cole opens the 1896 bottle of cognac before The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders shared their last toast at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Nov. 9, 2013, in Dayton, Ohio. The Air Force hosted the famed Doolittle Tokyo Raiders’ final toast to their fallen comrades during an invitation-only ceremony. Cole was the copilot of Aircraft №1. (U.S. Air Force photo/Desiree N. Palacios)
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Lt Col Richard Cole honors Staff Sgt. David J. Thatcher 2016 (US Air Force Photo)
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An Air Force cadet removes one of the Doolittle Goblets during a ceremony, 2005 (US Air Force Photo)

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