Ed Putney Sr., Veteran
USN – WWII
St. Louis, Missouri – 03-05-19
ABOUT THE MISSION:
It is a most distinct honor and privilege for the Patriot Guard Riders, at the family’s request, to stand a flag line of honor and respect for Navy Veteran Ed Putney Sr.,103 years old and escort him to the hallowed grounds of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery where he will receive full military honors. He proudly served his country in WWII as a Machinist Mate 2nd Class. We do not have a DD214 for Mr. Putney and no list of his awards. Hero Putney, a grateful nation thanks you and is indebted to you for your honorable service. Your sacrifices have granted us the freedoms we continue to enjoy to this very day. Thank you and Godspeed
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-05-19
Staging Time: 09:45 AM
Kutis Funeral Home (City)
2906 Gravois Ave
St. Louis, Missouri 63118
Dan (TOP) Parnell
9:45 AM Staging w/ ride meeting to follow
10:00-11:00 AM Flag line
11:00 AM Short Prayer Service
11:20 AM Honor Escort to Church
11:30 AM Church Services
12:30 PM Honor Escort to Jefferson Barracks
1:00 PM Military Honors at Jefferson Barracks.
Please hydrate much more than you believe necessary.
Cages are always welcome.
Flag Support: Jim (GunShy) Kleszczwski
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Dan Parnell
Position: Missouri Ride Captain
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