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These medals and trophies were awarded to General James (Jimmy) Doolittle for his aeronautical engineering and piloting accomplishments. General Doolittle earned his Doctor of Science Degree in aeronautical engineering from MIT in 1925.

Display Status This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA Boeing Aviation Hangar
Object Details
Country of Origin United States of America Type AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons Physical Description American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal; Obverse: hand with lever moving globe; raised and engraved text: Reverse: globe surrounded by electrons; embossed letter text. Dimensions 3-D: 1.3 x 4.7cm (1/2 x 1 7/8 in.)
Materials Silver
Inventory Number A19600042000 Credit Line Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.) Data Source National Air and Space Museum Restrictions & Rights Usage conditions apply
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