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Honor Mission
American Heroes, Veteran
USA USN USAF –
Dallas, Texas – 03-20-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

There are many unaccompanied or buried without honors veterans that are interred at DFW National Cemetery each month. We have only recently become aware of these inurnments or interments and have taken action to honor these Veterans. The reasons these veterans did not receive honors during their burial vary widely but through a collaboration between DFW National Cemetery Staff and the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders a service has been created to honor these veterans on the third Wednesday of each month at 3:30 pm. Honoring 18 Veterans: 6 US Army Veterans, 1 US Army Air Corps, 7 US Air Force Veterans, 4 US Navy Veterans.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-20-19
Staging Time: 2:30 PM

DFW National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy
Dallas, Texas 75211

Ride Captain:

Brian Liberty, Ken Hammock

Special Instructions:

Staging Time: 2:45
Briefing Time: 3:00
In Position Time Or KSU: 3:10
Service Start Time: 3:30
At the mission briefing, Riders will be informed of the Order of Service developed for our Third Wednesday Honor Roll Missions. Following the briefing, Riders will move to the appropriate shelter, pull into the shelter parking up on the far left side to allow passage of the cemetery representative’s car on the right. They will then set the flags along the walkway leading up to the shelter and prepare to stand the flag line upon the arrival of the cemetery representative carrying the flag which will be used in the Service. After the Service, flags will be returned to the locker, furled and stowed. The riders will then be debriefed and dismissed.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Dan Mathys
Position: Texas Ride Captain

Note: You do not have to own/ride a motorcycle or be a veteran to join, and membership is Free. The only requirement is RESPECT! To subscribe to receive mission notices, log into the National Site and click on the Members tab at the top. Select the Subscribe to PGR Missions option.
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March 20
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