Medal visits Goodfellow
By Senior Airman Joshua Edwards, 17th Training Wing Public Affairs
/ Published October 26, 2016
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.