Published April 29, 2015
Eight of the surviving 16 Doolittle Raiders raise their goblets for their fallen brothers during their 64th reunion in Dayton, Ohio, April 18, 2006. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Cecilio M. Ricardo Jr.)
Doolittle Raiders, retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole (right) and retired Lt. Col. Chase Nielsen, raise their goblets to toast their fellow Raiders at the group's 64th reunion in Dayton, Ohio, on Tuesday, April 18, 2006. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cecilio M. Ricardo Jr.)
Retired Master Sgt. Ed Horton honors the memory of retired Lt. Col. Horrace Crouch by turning his goblet upside down at the goblet ceremony during the 64th Doolittle Raider reunion in Dayton, Ohio, on Tuesday, April 18, 2006. The goblet ceremony is held to honor the Raiders who died since their last meeting. This year, they honored Colonel Crouch, who passed away Dec. 21 from pneumonia. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cecilio M. Ricardo Jr.)
DAYTON, Ohio - The Doolittle Raider goblets on display in the World War II Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Replica of the bottle of the 1896 Hennessy Very Special cognac presented by
the Hennessy Company to General Doolittle, who was born in 1896. This
replica is currently on display with the Doolittle Raiders' goblets at the
National Museum of the United States Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo).
Please note Springfield Street, the road that leads to the museum’s entrance, is undergoing construction through the beginning of September. Expect lane reductions and some delays. Please follow the signs and instructions provided by the road crews.
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located at:
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433
(near Dayton, Ohio)