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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 Manufacturer Medallic Art Company Physical Description 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. Dimensions 3-D: 1.3 x 7cm (1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)
Materials Bronze
Inventory Number A19600059000 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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