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Frederick Merrithew

 

Honor Mission
Frederick Merrithew, Veteran
USA – WWII
Boynton Beach, Florida  07-03-20

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Frederick Merrithew has requested the Patriot Guard Riders’ presence as they show their final respects to their loved one.
Frederick Merrithew faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army during WW II. He was awarded 2 Purple Hearts and the French Legion of Merit.
Please bring your 3 X 5 American flags and stand in honor and respect for our U.S. Soldier and his family. We will escort our hero from his home to SFNC.
This will be a 2 part mission. Flag bikes are needed. If you are uncomfortable riding in a group, you can stage at the cemetery.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 07-03-20
Staging Time: 8:40 AM

Ascension Luthern Church
2929 Seacrest Blvd
Boynton Beach, Florida 33435
https://goo.gl/maps/T9okGht3Hu9VshFm9

Ride Captain:

Ed “WaNaBe” Nenno
cell (561) 319-2039

Special Instructions:

8:45 AM – Brief
8:50 AM – KSU, ride to Hero’s home
9:00 AM – KSU, escort to SFNC
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.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 07-03-20
Staging Time: 9:30 AM

So. FL National Cemetery
6501 SR 7
Lake Worth, Florida 33449

Ride Captain:

Ed “WaNaBe” Nenno
cell (561) 319-2039

Special Instructions:

9:40 AM – Brief
9:50 AM – Flag-line
10:00 AM – Service
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: Jeff Garten
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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12 Comments To "Frederick Merrithew"

#1 Comment By Ron ‘Skyking’ Whitmore On June 27, 2020 @ 9:23 am

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 cando4751 On June 27, 2020 @ 9:37 am

My sincere condolences to the family of this True American Hero. Rest in Peace my Brother, we have the watch.

David E. Olmstead
FL RC
CDR, USN (RET)
1966-1991

“For those who fought for it, Freedom has a flavor the Protected will never know.”

#3 Comment By John Holmes On June 27, 2020 @ 9:41 am

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

#4 Comment By Doyle Schwab On June 27, 2020 @ 9:43 am

Rest In Peace Hero.

#5 Comment By mcpojjb On June 27, 2020 @ 10:21 am

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

#6 Comment By Thomas Silvernail On June 27, 2020 @ 12:23 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

#7 Comment By thefaz10 On June 27, 2020 @ 3:50 pm

Rest In Peace Hero Of The Greatest Generation. A grateful nation thanks you for your service and sacrifice. You are not forgotten.
Standing for those who stood for us.

#8 Comment By Roger Shoemaker On June 27, 2020 @ 4:17 pm

My wife and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
Rest in Peace, You will Not be Forgotten.

#9 Comment By Billboy On June 28, 2020 @ 8:34 am

My Condolences go out to family and friends of WWII US Army Veteran, Frederick Merrithew may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

#10 Comment By punchdrunque On June 30, 2020 @ 12:59 am

To family and friends,..

Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.
It is my honor and privilege to stand with and for those who dared stand where many feared to tread. Your loss is immeasurable but it will mark again the strength and fortitude of the families who raised and supported our heroes, our disciplined, our courageous, among whom you are included. Thank you for your fortitude and sacrifices. We are thusly forever bonded.
🌟🇺🇸🦅🗽🦅🇺🇸🌟

#11 Comment By Barbara C Malmuth On July 2, 2020 @ 2:29 pm

Dear Ones;
God bless you and may God be with you. RIP my brother and Thank you all for your sacrifices.

#12 Comment By Jack Delauter On July 3, 2020 @ 10:27 am

Rest in peace Hero. You are now destined to a much better duty station: no guard duty, no KP. Thank you for your service and condolences to your family