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Large photograph of Lt General J H Doolittle
In colour 25 cm x 20cm the photo is marked
"Courtesy of Mutual of Omaha"
Signed by Jimmy Doolittle in ink.
No damage

James Harold "Jimmy" Doolittle (December 14, 1896 - September 27, 1993) was an American aviation pioneer. A Reserve officer in the United States Army Air Corps, Doolittle was recalled to active duty during World War II and awarded the Medal of Honor for his valor and leadership as commander of the Doolittle Raid. He was eventually promoted to lieutenant general and commanded the Eighth Air Force in Europe.