Lawrence C. Eckhoff, Veteran
USMC – Vietnam
Affton, Missouri – 08-10-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Ladies and Gentlemen of the Patriot Guard, please join us in standing for fallen veteran, Larry Eckhoff, just as he once stood for every one of us. Veteran Eckhoff proudly served his nation in the United States Marine Corps from 1966 through 1968, earning the rank of Lance Corporal. In addition to protecting his country and preserving its freedoms, Hero Eckhoff earned the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 1 Bronze Star, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ 60 Device, and the Sharpshooter Badge. Thank you Mr. Eckhoff, your faithful dedication to serve the United States of America, is appreciated and will never be forgotten.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 08-10-20
Staging Time: 8:15 am
Kutis Affton Chapel
10151 Gravois Rd.
Affton, Missouri 63123
Jeff ‘Tattoo’ Hirsch
8:15 AM – Ride meeting w/ flag line to follow
9:00 AM – Funeral service
9:40 AM – Honor escort ( 6 miles ) to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
10:00 AM – Military Honors. Masks and social distancing are required inside the funeral home, and at Jefferson Barracks. Please hydrate excessively. Cages are always welcome!
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Jeff Hirsch
Position: Missouri Ride Captain
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