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Honor Mission
Harold Monroe Wright, Veteran
USA – USAF, Korea
Savoy, Texas – 05-31-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

US Army – Korea February 27, 1951 through April 29, 1955 and US Air Force December 30, 1955 through February 28, 1959.  Awards include: United Nations Service Medal; Korean Service Medal and National Defense Service Medal.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 05-31-20
Staging: 10:00 AM

Savoy United Pentecostal Church
519 E Hayes St (Hwy 56)
Savoy, Texas 75479

Ride Captain:

Jim Wiggins
jimwtx@verizon.net
(903) 217-4066

Special Instructions:

Staging: 10:00 AM
Briefing: 10:15 AM
KSU: 10:30 AM, riders will establish the flag-line for the funeral service.
Service start: 11:00 AM, when the service begins, flags will be returned to the support vehicle to relocate to the interment site detailed in part 2 of this mission.  Riders participating in the procession will receive a safety briefing and ready the bikes to accompany Mr. Wright, family, and friends in the procession to the interment site.  Important Note: Riders must have their own face covering/mask available for any situations where 6’ or more social distancing may not be possible.  The last thing we want is for the family or guests to be uncomfortable by our presence.
Procession: No Escort Provided.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 05-31-20
Staging: 11:30 AM

Willow Wild Cemetery
1220 W 7th St
Bonham, Texas 75418

Ride Captain:

Jim Wiggins
jimwtx@verizon.net
(903) 217-4066

Special Instructions:

Staging: 11:30 AM
Brief: 11:45 AM
KSU: 12:00 PM
Service start: 12:15 PM, Riders at this location will set the flags and await the arrival of Mr. Wright, family, and friends.  Riders will man the flag-line and stand tall and silent during the Interment Service.  When directed, flags will be returned to the support vehicle, furled, and stowed.  Riders will then be debriefed and dismissed. Note: Times are estimated for this portion since length of the preceding service and transit time to the cemetery are uncertain.
Important Note: Riders must have their own face covering/mask available for any situations where 6’ or more social distancing may not be possible. The last thing we want is for the family or guests to be uncomfortable by our presence.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Dan Mathys
Position: Texas Ride Captain

Note: You do not have to own/ride a motorcycle or be a veteran to join, and membership is Free. The only requirement is RESPECT! To subscribe to receive mission notices, log into the National Site and click on the Members tab at the top. Select the Subscribe to PGR Missions option.
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