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Frank Pina Cabral Jr

Honor Mission
Frank Pina Cabral Jr, Retired
USAF – Vietnam
Gotha, Florida  02-27-21


The family of SMSgt Cabral, 72, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects. SMSgt Cabral faithfully served his country in the US Air Force and performed duties as an Aircraft Armament Systems Superintendent. Upon completion of his service, SMSgt Cabral received an Honorable Discharge and during his time in service, awarded the Meritorious Service Medal w/1OLC, AF Commendation Medal w/3 OLC, AF Outstanding Unit Award w/4 OLC, AF Good Conduct Medal w/7OLC, National Defense Service Medal w 1/Bronze Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, AF Overseas Short Tour Ribbon w/1OLC, AF Overseas Long Tour Ribbon w/3 OLC, AF Longevity Service Award Ribbon w/5OLC, NCO Professional Military Education Graduate Ribbon w/1OLC, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, AF Training Ribbon, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Southwest Asia Service Medal. Please bring your 3 X 5 American flags and stand in honor and respect for our hero and his family. Face masks are mandatory and social distancing will be observed.

Staging Time: 12:30 PM

Woodlawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home
400 Woodlawn Cemetery Road
Gotha, Florida 34734

Ride Captain:

Gene “Doc” Goss

Special Instructions:

12:45 PM – Brief
01:00 PM – Viewing
02:00 PM – Service
Flag Line as directed by the RC
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: Bernie Conner
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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9 Comments To "Frank Pina Cabral Jr"

#1 Comment By Ron Whitmore On February 18, 2021 @ 12:06 pm

Condolences to the family and friends of this American hero. Rest in Peace and thank you for your service to our country. You stood for us and now we, the Patriot Guard Riders, stand for you!

#2 Comment By mcpojjb On February 18, 2021 @ 12:14 pm

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
Hudson, FL

#3 Comment By Roger Shoemaker On February 18, 2021 @ 12:32 pm

My wife and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
Rest in Peace, Standing for Those Who Stood For US.

#4 Comment By John Holmes On February 18, 2021 @ 1:11 pm

My sincere condolences to the family and friends of our Hero R.I.P

#5 Comment By Thomas Silvernail On February 18, 2021 @ 3:10 pm

Please accept my condolences on your loss. May my prayers help to ease your pain during these trying times. Rest In Peace and Honor Brother. Lest We Forget!

U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army Veteran
Standing in Memory of,
My Father, Harold A. Silvernail U.S. Army
My Step-Father, Edwin D. Alexander U.S. Army
My Uncle, Raymond Alexander U.S. Army
My Uncle, John H. Alexander U.S. Army
My Uncle, David J. Alexander U.S. Navy
Standing in Honor of,
My Brother, David J. Alexander U.S. Air Force
My Daughter, Jillian A. Silvernail U.S. Air Force
My Daughter, Kirsten M. Silvernail Kennedy U.S. Air Force
My Son-In-Law, Jayson E. Kennedy U.S. Army
My Uncle, Stewart F. Silvernail U.S. Army

#6 Comment By Lucky1951 On February 18, 2021 @ 9:02 pm

RIP Frank , thank you for your service , Amen .

#7 Comment By thefaz10 On February 18, 2021 @ 10:11 pm

Rest In Peace Hero And Fellow Airman. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.
PGR Standing for those who stood for us.

#8 Comment By Billboy On February 26, 2021 @ 7:34 am

My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) USAF Vietnam Veteran, Frank Pina Cabral Jr. may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

#9 Comment By Doyle Schwab On February 26, 2021 @ 3:57 pm

Rest In Peace Hero, God Bless..