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Honor Mission
Buddy Joe Smith Sr., Veteran
USA – Vietnam
Radford, Virginia – 01-27, 28-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Buddy Joe Smith Sr. have graciously invited the Patriot Guard to stand in silent honor of him as he is remembered and laid to rest. Mr. Smith served this great nation and our freedoms in the US Army during Vietnam. Please come out and honor this hero and his family, if you are able.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-27-20
Staging Time: 4:15 PM

Mullins Funeral Home
120 W. Main St.
Radford, Virginia 24141

Ride Captain:

Jamie Wampler
Jamie.wampler@virginiapatriotguard.org

Special Instructions:

We will have a brief and establish the flag line by 4:30.
Visitation is from 5 – 7.
Please bring your pole mounted 3X5 flags, if you have them.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 01-28-20
Staging Time: 10:15 AM

Mullins Funeral Home
120 W. Main St.
Radford, Virginia 24141

Ride Captain:

Jamie Wampler
Jamie.wampler@virginiapatriotguard.org

Special Instructions:

Flag line by 10:30.
Services begin at 11.
Upon service start, we will prepare for escort to Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, 5550 Bagging Plant Rd, Dublin, VA. 24084.
Upon arrival, we will proceed straight to the visitors pavilion and re-establish flag line for full military honors.
If you plan to fly a bike mounted flag, please ensure it is secure for road speed.
Please monitor the weather and hydrate yourselves appropriately.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: James Wampler
Position: Virginia Assistant State Captain

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Start:
January 27
End:
January 28
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2 Comments

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

  2. My condolences to the family and friends on your loss.

    RIP – Warrior – Brother

    Mike “Handlebar” Nugent
    BMC (SW / DV) – Ret
    VAPG D5 – RC

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