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Benjamin Demille Johnson

Honor Mission
Benjamin Demille Johnson, Veteran
USMC – Korea
Dallas, Texas – 12-05-19

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Ben Johnson was a United States Marine and bravely served our country during the Korean War. In 1955 Ben returned home to assist his ill mother in raising his siblings after earning numerous medals including the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal, and the United Nations Service Medal.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 12-05-19
Staging Time: 1:00 pm

Grove Hill Funeral Home
3920 Samuell Blvd
Dallas, Texas 75228

Ride Captain:

Brian Liberty
postmasterliberty@gmail.com
(979) 702-9097

Special Instructions:

Starting Time: 2:00pm
Flags will be set, riders will be given the mission brief and prepare to receive the family and friends of PFC Benjamin Johnson. Once the service starts, the Ride Captain will make the decision when to remove the flags and take them to the support vehicle. The riders will be then be debriefed and dismissed.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 12-06-19
Staging Time: 9:30 am

DFW National Cemetery
Public Information Center
2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy
Dallas, Texas 75211

Ride Captain:

Brian Liberty
postmasterliberty@gmail.com
(979) 702-9097

Special Instructions:

Starting Time: 9:15am
A briefing will be held, honor bikes will be selected and then riders will proceed to the appropriate shelter, set the flags, and await the arrival of PFC Benjamin Johnson, his family and friends. After the services, flags will be returned to the storage locker, and riders will be debriefed and dismissed.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
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.