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Honor Mission
Elwood Fredrick Smeltzer, Veteran
USA – Korea
Baltimore,  Maryland – 01-16-20 – 01-17-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard will honor SGT Elwood Fredrick Smeltzer, 88, of Nottingham, MD, by standing a silent flag-line in his honor at his viewing and then escort him to his final resting place.
SGT Smeltzer died on January 8th, 2020.
SGT Smeltzer served in the infantry and saw combat in Korea. Among his awards and commendations are a Bronze Star and Korean Service Medal.
After discharge he became a steel worker and eventually a plant supervisor.  He was an active member of American Legion Post 103.
He leaves a large and loving family and is missed by all who knew him.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-16-20
Staging Time: 2:30 PM

Miller Dippel Funeral Home
9705 Belair Rd.
Baltimore, Maryland 21236

Ride Captain:

Carl Foy
443-845-3509
cfoy7747@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

Mission #1: January 16, 2020
Stage: 2:30 PM: Miller Dippel Funeral Home
Brief: 2:45 PM
Honors: 3:00 PM
Establish Flag Line: 3:00 PM till 5:00 PM and again at 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 01-17-20
Staging Time: 11:00 AM

Miller Dippel Funeral Home
9705 Belair Rd.
Baltimore, Maryland 21236

Ride Captain:

Bryan Stiers
757-288-5131
BEStiers@msn.com

Special Instructions:

Mission #2: January 17, 2020
Stage: 11:00 AM: Miller Dippel Funeral Home
Brief: 11:15 AM
Escort: 11:45 AM: Depart for cemetery (Time Approximate)
Honors: 1:00 PM via flag line at graveside at Holly Hill Memorial Gardens, 10201 Bird River Rd, Baltimore, MD 21220
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: Bruce Gentile
Position: Maryland State Captain

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