13th Jungle Air Force Insignia


The restored B-25 bomber Heavenly Body launches in a re-enactment of the Doolittle Raid, a key morale-boosting bombing run on Tokyo by the Army Air Forces.  On the pictured side of the bomber, the insignia of the 13th Air Forces can be seen, named jungle air force.

Photographer:  Joe Gawlowicz

Location:  Pacific Ocean

Date Taken:  21 April, 1992

Aircraft:  North American Aviation B-25 Mitchell

Source:  Record Group 330: Records of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, 1921 – 2008


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