“Mexican Spitfire” is an example of B-25 nose art photos Dad took.

B-25 Mitchell Bomber in World War 2

B-25 Mitchell Bomber

The North American B-25 Mitchell Bomber played a significant role during World War Two. It was a twin-engine medium attack bomber. It was one of America’s most famous airplanes of World War Two. The B-25 Mitchell bomber was the type used by Gen. Jimmy Doolittle for the Tokyo Raid on April 18, 1942. (See video below for actual film footage.) Read more