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Vincent Runnels’ medals, memories restored

Vincent Runnels recently received (with the help of Senator Kit Bond) duplicates of medals he received in World War II.

The original medals were lost in a house fire in 1956. Vincent served in the Navy between June 12, 1942, and Nov. 5, 1945. He participated in George S. Patton’s Operation Torch in Safi, French Morocco, Nov. 8-10, 1942. His destroyer, the USS Cole, was the first ship to unload

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