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Honor Mission
Gary G Longmire, Retired, PGR
USN – Vietnam
Jacksonville Beach, Florida – 05-30-20

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of CWO3 Gary G. Longmire graciously requests the Patriot Guard Riders’ presence to stand a flag line prior to his church service followed by an escort to his final resting place. CWO3 Longmire honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy as an Engineman and retired as an Engineering Maintenance Warrant Officer. During his service, he served on sea duty for 14 years and 6 months. He was also a member of the Patriot Guard Riders since 2013. His personal awards include the Good Conduct Medal (2 awards), National Defense Service Medal, Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, Expeditionary Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Service Medal, Battle “E” Ribbon (3 awards), Sea Service Deployment Ribbon.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 05-30-20
Staging Time: 10:00 AM

St Pauls Catholic Church
435 First Ave North
Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250
Map

Ride Captain:

Ken “Grumpy” White
kenrwhite1@comcast.net
(760) 532-1797

Special Instructions:

Brief: 10:15 AM
Flag Line: 10:30 AM
Escort Brief: 11:45 AM
KSU: 12:00 PM
This will be an LEO escort. COVID-19 Guidelines will be followed and are Mandatory. Masks are required at all times during this mission. Social Distancing will be 6+ feet in the flag line and no closer than 20 feet from family and friends.
If you feel sick please STAY HOME.
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: 05-30-20
Staging Time: 12:15 AM

Lee Kirkland Cemetery
2-30 Penman Road South
Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250
Map

Ride Captain:

Ken “Grumpy” White
kenrwhite1@comcast.net
(760) 532-1797

Special Instructions:

Brief: Upon the arrival of the escort
Flag Line: Set by RC. COVID-19 Guidelines will be followed and are Mandatory. Masks are required at all times during this mission. Social Distancing will be 6+ feet in the flag line and no closer than 20 feet from family and friends.
If you feel sick please STAY HOME.
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: Richard Vernon
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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May 30
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10 Comments

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of our PGR Brother. May He Rest in Peace.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

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

  3. 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

  4. RIP Gary , thank you for your service and your time as a PGR , standing the Flag line . You will not be forgotten , Amen .

  5. My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) US Navy Vietnam Veteran / PGR Brother Gary G. Longmire may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

  6. 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.”

  7. 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.
    🌟🇺🇸🦅🗽🦅🇺🇸🌟

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