Procession for SSG Milam Moving Through Eastern Kentucky on the Way to Letcher County

On Wednesday, October 11, Army Staff Sergeant Abigail Milam of Jenkins, KY will be returning home on her Angel Flight. Staff Sergeant Milam entered active duty military service in August 2011 as a UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter Repairer. She and two other crew members were declared dead after they went down in a Black Hawk helicopter on August 15. Staff Sergeant Milam will be escorted by the Patriot Guard and the London, Manchester, Hyden and Hazard police departments respectively will be escorting her until she reaches the Letcher County Line, where the Letcher County Sheriff’s Department will escort her into her hometown of Jenkins. The procession will move through Main Street in Hazard around 3:20pm. Officials are requesting the community to come out to honor Staff Sergeant Milam.

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