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MTSU honors I.V. Hillis Jr.
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MTSU photos by Cat Curtis Murphy I.V. Hillis Jr., 92, second from left, of McMinnville, leads the U.S. Air Force veterans across Horace Jones Field in Floyd Stadium Saturday, Nov. 12. The MTSU Band of Blue, in background, performed military theme songs at halftime. MTSU ROTC cadets hold the Air Force banner.
MURFREESBORO — I.V. Hillis Jr. was friends with legendary test pilot, the late Chuck Yeager. They served together in the U.S.