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Honor Mission
James Gartland, Veteran
USA –  Vietnam
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania – 10-12-19


Patriots, we have been requested to escort the Cremains of Cpl. James Gartland, US Army, Vietnam, back home to Pennsylvania from Fayetteville, NC. His Urn was discovered in an abandoned storage unit and was turned over to the Off-Road Outreach group for Homeless Veterans. After many months of research, his next of kin has been located and have requested his ashes be returned to them. This will be a “Pony Express” Escort involving several States.

Staging Time: 5:00 pm

Battlefield Harley Davidson
21 Calvary Field Rd
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325

Ride Captain:

David All

Special Instructions:

We will be greeting and taking over the escort originating in Fayetteville NC and proceed to VFW 6771, 22 Franklin St., Dillsburg, Pa.
There will be several groups accompanying the NC and VA PGR riders in the escort. The PA PGR RC is the ONLY person in charge of this phase of the escort. His orders and directions are to be followed
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Roy Hankinson
Position: North Carolina Assistant State Captain

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October 12, 2019
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  1. May the Lord wrap His arms around the family of Cpl James Gartland and guide them with His grace during their time of sorrow and reuniting. Thank you, Cpl Gartland, for your service to our country. Rest In Peace.

    With honor and respect,

    Becca “Lady Harley” Landick
    Virginia State Captain
    Patriot Guard Riders

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