Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal, James H. Doolittle
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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.
This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Country of Origin
United States of America
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Medallic Art Company
American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal: Obverse: wing male figure (Icarus) depicted, raised letter text; Reverse: an arm with lever depicted moving the globe, embossed letter text.
3-D: 1.3 x 7cm (1/2 x 2 3/4 in.) Materials
Bronze Inventory Number
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
National Air and Space Museum
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