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January 29, 2015 at 6:58 PM

1 of last 4 Doolittle Raiders dies — helped bomb Tokyo in 1942

Corrected version The Associated Press Lt. Col. Edward Saylor, one of four surviving Doolittle Raiders who attacked Japan during a daring 1942 mission credited with lifting American morale during World War II, has died. He was 94. Rod Saylor said his father died of natural causes on Wednesday in Sumner, Washington. He was a young flight engineer-gunner and among…


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