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Honor Mission
George Dewey Cornell, Veteran
USNR – WWII
Bushnell, Florida – 02-25-19

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of George Dewey Cornell, 92, has graciously requested that the Patriot Guard Riders be present as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. George faithfully served his country in the U.S. Navy Reserves, and upon completion of his service, he received an Honorable Discharge. During his time in service, George was awarded the American Campaign Military Ribbon, WW II Victory Military Ribbon, and the Asiatic Pacific Campaign Military Ribbon.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 02-25-19 

Florida National Cemetery
6502 SW 102nd Ave
Bushnell, Florida 33513
https://goo.gl/VitN9B

Ride Captain:

Dolores “Crash” Stone
dstone34@ymail.com
352-446-3965

Special Instructions:

Stage:    1:15pm
Brief      1:30pm
Service: 2:00pm
Flag line as directed by the RC
The weather is starting to heat up
PLEASE HYDRATE!!
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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February 25
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16 Comments

  1. Our condolences go out to the family and friends of George Dewey Cornell, U.S. Navy. He stood for us and now it is our turn to stand in silent honor and respect for him. Rest in peace.

  2. 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

  3. 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.”

  4. Our sincere condolences to the family and friends of George Cornell. May the peaceful moments and  cherished memories bring you renewed strength in the days to come. Your faith will keep you  strong during this time of sorrow. Hero, you may stand down, we have the watch.
    Jim & Diana Robers
    US Navy 1961-1981
    US Merchant Marine 1985-2007
    Standing in memory of
    Howard Robers, Father, US Army WWII
    Elmer Robers, Uncle, US Army WWII
    Harry Fleming, Uncle, US Army WWII

  5. My sincere condolences to the family and friends of George Dewey Cornell. Thank you, Mr. Cornell, for your WWII service to our nation in the United States Navy Reserves.

    Alan Gilbert
    United States Navy ’59-’63
    Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron Three
    USS Valley Forge CVS-45
    USS Intrepid CVS-11
    USS Wasp CVS-18

  6. My sincere condolences to the family and the friends of George Cornell. May God wrap you in His love and may your faith keep you strong during this most trying time. May your memories of George fill your moments of quiet and solitude when you reflect back on a life well lived.
    Seaman George Dewey Cornell, US Navy & Naval Reserves, may you rest in peace knowing that a grateful nation mourns the loss of a true American hero. You answered a nation’s call, serving your country proudly and valiantly. For that, we are eternally in your debt. Stand down brave warrior. Your mission is complete.

    Standing in memory of my father, Master Sergeant Henry L. (Hank) Ferguson, US Air Force, WWII veteran.

  7. My Condolences go out to family and friends of WWII USNR Veteran, George Dewey Cornell may you rest in peace and God be with you, Thank you for your service.

  8. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of George Dewey Cornell. Rest in Peace and may surviving family and friends find strength in acknowledgement that you were willing to sacrifice all so that another might taste liberty and to do so, you stood courageously where only few dare tread.

  9. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of this true American Defender of Freedom.
    Rest in Peace Mr. Cornell.

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