The Doolittle Raiders – In their own Words

National WWII Museum

Four out of the five remaining Doolittle Raiders tell of their experiences during the first United States air raid to strike the homeland of Japan on April the 18th, 1942. The discussion includes the survivors Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole, Maj. Thomas “Tom” Griffin, SSgt. David Thatcher, Lt. Col. Edward Saylor and is moderated by the grandson of author Col. Carroll V. Glines, Kevin Hudson. This panel was recorded at The National WWII Museum International Conference on WWII: From Pearl Harbor to Guadalcanal, December 7-9, 2011.

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