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Isaac Martinez

Honor Mission
Isaac Martinez, Retired
USA – Korea
Seagoville, Texas – 05-27-20

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Mr. Martinez enlisted in the United States Army in 1950. He was captured during the Korean War and held as a prisoner for three years. He retired with the rank of Sergeant First Class. His awards include the Purple Heart, Korean Service Medal; United Nations Service Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Good Conduct Medal; Sharpshooter Medal (rifle).

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 05-27-20
Staging Time: 8:00 am

Roselawn Funeral Home
1000 S. Hwy 175
Seagoville, Texas 75159

Ride Captain:

Bill Kushnir
bpkush@gte.net
(214) 995-1536

Special Instructions:

Funeral Service and Procession Staging Time: 8:00 am
Briefing Time: 8:15 am
In Position/KSU Time: 8:30 am
Starting Time: 9:00 am
Flag line from 8:30 to 9:00 am.
A face mask is required for anyone entering the facility to render honors or to use the restroom. In the absence of the Army Honor Guard, PGR will fold and present the flag. After the service begins, flags will be returned to the support vehicle. There will be a safety briefing for riders participating in the procession to DFW National Cemetery, where the graveside interment scheduled for 11:15 am will take place. Upon arrival at the entrance to the staging lanes, Riders not needing to use the restroom facilities will make a U turn and exit the cemetery.
*NOTE: Mr. Martinez is the great uncle of Sal Ruiz, owner of Texas Motorcade Escort Service.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Dan Mathys
Position: Texas Ride Captain

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