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Honor Mission
James A. Rye, Retired
USA – Vietnam
Leavenworth, Kansas – 08-31-20, 09-01-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

James A. Rye served honorably in the United States Army for twenty-four years and two-months. During his service, he was awarded the Legion of Merit; the Bronze Star Medal w/2-OLC; the Purple Heart; the Meritorious Service Medal w/4 OLC; the Joint Service Commendation Medal; the Army Commendation Medal w/V Device; the Army Achievement Medal; the Meritorious Unit Commendation w/3 OLC; the Humanitarian Service Medal; the Armed Forces Reserve Medal; the Vietnam Service Medal; the Vietnam Campaign Medal w/60 Device; the Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Palm; the Vietnam Civil Actions Medal, First Class; the Master Parachutist Badge; the Ranger Tab; and the Expert Badge (.45).

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 08-31-20
Staging Time: 5:30pm

Leintz Funeral Home
4701 10th Avenue
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048

Ride Captain:

Ron “Grumpy” Wurteler
wurtele@kc.rr.com(913) 683-4652

Special Instructions:

Rider Briefing: 5:30 P.M.
Visitation Flag Line: 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 09-01-20
Staging Time: 9:30am

Leintz Funeral Home
4701 10th Avenue
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048

Ride Captain:

Ron “Grumpy” Wurteler
wurtele@kc.rr.com(913) 683-4652

Special Instructions:

Rider Brief: 9:30 A.M.
Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M.
Depart for Leavenworth National Cemetery: 10:45 A.M., for 11:00 A.M. service at the shelter.
Note: Masks are required.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Ronald Wurtele
Position: Kansas Ride Captain

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August 31, 2020
End:
September 1, 2020
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