Bishop joins veterans on HonorAir trip to Washington, D.C.

Jim Wogan Diocese of Knoxville, News

Bishop Richard F. Stika joined 135 U.S. military veterans on a trip to Washington, D.C. on Oct 7. The one-day visit was coordinated by HonorAir Knoxville, an organization dedicated to honoring East Tennessee World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War servicemen and women who made sacrifices in the defense of our country. The fog-delayed, morning departure on a US Airways/American Airlines flight from McGhee-Tyson airport was preceded by a rousing send-off …