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Doolittle Raider 71st Anniversary Reunion

Doolittle Raider 71st Anniversary Reunion
 
Location: NWFL
Event Date: Apr 17, 2013 to Apr 20, 2013
Venue: varies
Website: www.doolittleraiders.com
Contact: Eppi Azzaretto
Phone: 850-244-8191


ResortQuest is a sponsor of this event!

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

9:00am - 10:30am Dedication of Doolittle Raider Museum at
Northwest Florida State College/Niceville, FL
1:15pm - 2:00pm Air Armament Museum/Press Conference
2:00pm - 4:00pm Armament Museum Book/Print Sales (Autographs: Up to 2 items per person; books and prints only; plus models only if purchased at museum.)

Thursday, April 18, 2013
11:15am –2:00pm “The Mess Hall” Public Lunch
at NW Florida Fairgrounds/1958 Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach
Business Casual Attire
Reunion posters and books available for sale
Tickets starting at $35; Reserved Table of 8—$300
$75 includes meal, “Payback Time!” print and opportunity to meet the Raiders (limited to 150 people)
Guest Speakers:
Rear Adm. Don Quinn (Pensacola Naval Air Station)
Doolittle Historian CV Glines
Frank Goldstein, Ph.D.

Friday, April 19, 2013
11:00am - 1:00pm “Raider Family Day” Honoring World War II Veterans
Lunch at NW Florida Fairgrounds/Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach
Business Casual Attire
Reunion posters and books available for sale
Tickets are $35 for general public; complimentary for up to 100 WWII veterans and their guests
Reserved Table of 8—$300
Patriotic Entertainment
2:00pm - 4:00pm Air Armament Museum - Book/Print Sales & Signings
6:00pm “Thirty Seconds over the Emerald Coast” Fly-by/Okaloosa Island. The Boardwalk will be the prime viewing spot.

Saturday, April 20, 2013
11:00am - Noon Parade of Heroes/Eglin Parkway, FWB with a B-25 fly-over
6:00 - 9:00pm “The Victory Celebration” Dinner, NW Florida Fairgrounds
$50 per ticket; Reserved Table of 8 -$500
Guest Speakers
US Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Anthony Welsh, III
Doolittle Historian CV Glines
Raider Q&As

The planes brought in for the fly-overs on the 19th and 20th will be the Panchito from Delaware, Killer B from Georgia, Yellow Rose from Texas, Georgie's Gal from Ohio and Special Delivery from Texas. Special Delivery is the only one to sport the famous Doolittle Raiders crest.
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