Medal visits Goodfellow

Theodore “Tip” Hargrove, 316th Training Squadron honorary commander, shows U.S. Air Force Col. Jeffery Sorrell, 17th Training Wing Vice Commander, Col. Christopher Harris, 17th Mission Support Group Commander, U.S. Army Maj. Corey Gamble, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion executive officer, U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Allen, Navy Center for Information Welfare Training Detachment Goodfellow, and U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Andrew Armstrong, Marine Corps Detachment Commanding Officer, retired Col. Richard Cole’s Congressional Gold Medal at the Norma Brown building on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 25, 2016. Cole received the medal for his part in the Doolittle Raids and is donating it to the Citadel, South Carolina, to keep the history of the event alive. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Edwards/Released)

Theodore “Tip” Hargrove, 316th Training Squadron honorary commander, shows U.S. Air Force Col. Jeffery Sorrell, 17th Training Wing Vice Commander, Col. Christopher Harris, 17th Mission Support Group Commander, U.S. Army Maj. Corey Gamble, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion executive officer, U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Allen, Navy Center for Information Welfare Training Detachment Goodfellow, and U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Andrew Armstrong, Marine Corps Detachment Commanding Officer, retired Col. Richard Cole’s Congressional Gold Medal at the Norma Brown building on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 25, 2016. Cole received the medal for his part in the Doolittle Raids and is donating it to the Citadel, South Carolina, to keep the history of the event alive. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Edwards/Released)

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Theodore “Tip” Hargrove, 316th Training Squadron honorary commander, brought retired Col. Richard Cole’s Congressional Gold Medal to the base Oct. 25, before taking it to the Citadel, South Carolina.

Cole received the medal for his part in the Doolittle Raids and is donating it to keep the history of the event alive.