Five of the nine surviving Doolittle Raiders gathered for the group’s 67th reunion in Columbia, S.C., April 16-18, 2009. Here, retired Maj. Thomas Griffin, one of the Doolittle Raiders, signs autographs after a reunion luncheon, April 17, 2009. Led by then-Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle, the Doolittle Raiders carried out a daring bomber attack on Japan on April 18, 1942, the first strike against the Japanese homeland following Pearl Harbor.
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