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Honor Mission
Charles “Chuck” Bondi, Veteran
USAF
Ringgold, Georgia – 06-02-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Mr. Charles (Chuck) Bondi, USAF, has asked the Patriot Guard Riders to transport the cremains of their late father by Pony Express on a 3,000-mile journey from Florida to Washington State to his final resting place, and it will be our honor to do so. Mr. Bondi joined the Air Force at age 17, he served as an aircraft mechanic at Travis AFB. He went on to work for Boeing among other industry leaders, both in Seattle and later in Las Vegas.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-02-20
Staging Time: 08:30 AM

Cabela’s
I-75 Exit 353
350 Cobb Pkwy
Ringgold, Georgia 37036

Ride Captain:

Scott Hall (706) 463-1247

Special Instructions:

Stage 1 Staging time is in Eastern Daylight Time. Subsequent locations staging times are in Central Daylight Time.
KSU from Ringgold will be promptly at 09:00 EDT. Travel will be at interstate speeds to I-24 exit 105, Manchester TN, for the next Dignified Transfer.
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: 06-02-20
Staging Time: 09:15  am

Busy Corner Truck Stop & Market
6623 Murfreesboro Hwy
Manchester, Tennessee 37355

Ride Captain:

Rob Moreland (931) 224-0610

Special Instructions:

Following a Dignified Transfer, the Pony Express will continue with KSU promptly at 09:45 CDT. Travel will be at interstate speed to I-24 exit 56. The route will continue via Harding Place and Donelson Pike to American Legion Post 88.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #3 DETAILS: 06-02-20
Staging Time: 10:30

American Legion Post 88
2717 McCampbell Ave
Donelson, Tennessee 37214

Ride Captain:

David Westhorp
redtag@patriotguard.org
(615) 330-5340

Special Instructions:

Following a Dignified Transfer, the Pony Express will continue to the KY border with KSU promptly at 11:00. Travel will be at interstate speeds
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #4 DETAILS: 06-02-20
Staging Time: 11:30

Sudden Service
1289 Northfield Dr.
Clarksville, Tennessee 37040

Ride Captain:

Dan Bondurant (270) 705-0307

Special Instructions:

The Pony Express will arrive at 12:00 for a Dignified Transfer to PGR riders from KY. Details for the next stage of the mission will be provided in a posting by KY.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: David Westhorp
Position: Tennessee State 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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June 2
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