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Honor Mission
James F. Montgomery , Veteran
USA –
Canton, Georgia – 06-01-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard Riders have the honor of standing for U.S. Army Veteran James Franklin Montgomery as he once stood for us. Mr. Montgomery served two years in the U.S. Army as an Entertainment Specialist.  Even though he entered the Army in 1946 and served until 1947, he was awarded the WWII Victory Medal. Not much is known about Mr. Montgomery as he died in 2012 at the age of 85 and was cremated. He will be interred with his wife, 99yo Laura Florence Montgomery who passed away recently. There will be full Military Honors at GNC.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-01-21
Staging Time: 8:45 am

Darby Funeral Home
480 East Main Street
Canton, Georgia 30114

Ride Captain:

Sid ‘Squirrel’ Kelly
404-273-7127
Sidkelly423@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

Stage in the parking lot for a quick briefing. We will then set up for a Law Enforcement led Rolling Honor Guard to GNC.  KSU scheduled for 9:30 am.
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: 06-01-21
Staging Time: 9:45 am

Georgia National Cemetery
1080 Scott Hudgens Drive
Canton, Georgia 30114

Ride Captain:

Sid ‘Squirrel’ Kelly
404-273-7127
Sidkelly423@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

Stage at the PIC Building and await the arrival of the escort. Cages park closely on both sides of the drive. Leave the area on left up front for bike parking. We will move to the assigned shelter when appropriate. Service is scheduled for 10:30 am.
Coronavirus Precaution Disclosure: Please bring a mask and wash hands often, be prepared to follow the guidelines from state and local officials as well as facility or cemetery guidelines to be outlined at the mission briefing
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Sidney Kelly
Position: Georgia 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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June 1
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2 Comments

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

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

  2. My wife and I send our sincere condolences to the family and friends of James F. Montgomery. Thank you for your service to our country, you can rest in peace your job here on earth is done.

    Lamar SpeedyO Owen PGR
    U S Army Vietnam 1967-1968
    Riding in honor of my Brother
    James W. Owen USAAC WWII

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