Vernon Corea in New York City – the ‘Big Apple.’

Vernon Corea visited Manhattan in New York in the summer of 1986.

In the summer of 1986 Vernon Corea travelled to the City of New York in the United States of America. He visited the ‘Big Apple,’ on route to Washington D.C. where his brother Ambassador Ernest Corea was due to hand over the reigns as Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to the United States. Vernon stayed in New York with his wife Monica’s sister Daisy’s daughter Rohini de Silva and her husband Nimal. The couple lived in New Jersey.

The Statue of Liberty in New York.

Manhattan at dusk.

Vernon Corea in New Jersey with Nimal and Rohini de Silva in 1986.

Vernon Corea visits an American School in New Jersey.

Vernon Corea at the United Nations in New York, USA

Vernon Corea with an old friend Bill Mial of Trans-World Radio in New Jersey

Vernon’s friend Bill Mial from Trans-World Radio visited him in New York and had lunch with him at Rohini’s residence. Vernon visited the sites including the Statue of Liberty, the United Nations building and the World Trade Center – the Twin Towers. Vernon also travelled to the US Headquarters of the Worldwide Evangelization Crusade in Virginia to visit old friends including Maria Baro.

Vernon Corea with Maria Baro at WEC Headquarters in Virginia, USA

Vernon Corea in New Jersey with Nimal and Rohini de Silva during his visit to the United States of America in 1986.


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