Warbirds In Review 2016 Richard E. Cole with Jonna Doolittle

Length 55:27 Season 3
Lt. Col. Richard E. Dick Cole is best known as Jimmy Ins copilot on the famous Doolittle Raid, but there is much more to tell about Dick Cole's War. Following the Tokyo Raid he went on to fly The Hump in the C-47. More than 600 aircraft with their crews were lost during this monumental effort to keep China in the war. Rotating home in 1943; in just a few months he was recruited for the 1st Air Commandos to participate in the invasion of Burma.