April Congressional Gold Medal

posted Jun 26, 2015, 3:51 PM by Richard Qualls
Coastal Composite Squadron in conjunction with the Military Aviation Museum held a ceremony to in April to present the congressional gold medal to Eleanor "Ellie" Friel, a Civil Air Patrol member.  U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell, R-Virginia Beach presented Ms. Friel with a replica of the Civil Air Patrol Congressional Gold Medal and commended her for her services.  Ms. Friel, age 92, died a few weeks later.