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Arlington National Cemetery
SGT Jason Matthew Link, Retired
USA , WoT
Alexandria, Virginia – 01-04-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

SGT Jason Matthew Link, 32, US Army (Retired) of El Paso, Texas, died suddenly on December 14, 2019, at his home in El Paso, TX. SGT Link enlisted in the US Army after graduating from high school. He served in the Infantry and proudly did two tours in Iraq, rising to the rank of SGT. He spent more than 27 months in combat zones. Known as “Big Sarge”, he was a fearless, vigilant and selfless Squad Leader. He was diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and assessed as 100% disabled. His true passion was supporting his fellow soldiers who also suffered from problems associated with combat service. He was a trusted resource to talk to in times of crisis, always making himself available to others when needed. SGT Link is to be interred in the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, from the Administration Building.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-04-21
Staging: 11:30 AM

Potomac Yards
3325 Richmond Hwy
Alexandria, Virginia 22305

Ride Captain:

Steve Payne
703-283-1211
cspayne@comcast.net

Special Instructions:

Stage: 11:30 AM
Brief: 11:45 AM
KSU: 12:00 PM, en-route to ANC.
Honors: 1:00 PM, graveside ANC, In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, we will maintain 6’ distance requirements and situational awareness. Remember bring your mask or other facial covering. Large 3×5 flags are not permitted in ANC, and 100% ID Check in effect!
Please check the weather here: Weather
Remember, concealed/carry permits are NOT recognized on military installations and federal reservations. Therefore do not bring weapons or hazardous materials to this mission.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Bruce Gentile
Position: Maryland State Captain

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January 4
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3 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. May the Lord wrap the family and friends of SGT Jason Matthew Link in His arms and guide them with His grace and comfort during their time of sorrow. SGT Link, thank you for your service to our country.

    With honor, respect and deepest sympathy,

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

  3. To the family and friends of SGT Link please accept my sincerest condolences for your loss.

    RIP – Brother – Warrior

    Mike “Handlebar” Nugent
    USN – Ret
    VAPG – D5 – RC

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