September 10 -13, 2014

East Tennessee is an area steeped in the traditions of military service and respect for our veterans.

"Valor consists in the power of self-recovery, so that a man cannot have his flank turned, cannot be out-generalled, but put him where you will, he stands."

Ralph Waldo Emerson ยท Author

Honoring Our Heroes

World War II veteran Sam Hardman, spokesman for HonorAir Knoxville and member of the East Tennessee Military Affairs Council, passed away Aug. 16, 2013. He was 95.

Vernon McGarity
James Ernest "Buck" Karnes
Alexander "Sandy" Bonnyman Jr.