John C. Miles, Veteran
USMC – Vietnam
Imperial, Missouri – 06-29-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Ladies and Gentlemen of the Patriot Guard Riders, please join us in standing for fallen veteran John Miles, just as he once stood for every one of us. Veteran Miles served from 1970 thru 1974 in the United States Marine Corps. Durting that period, Mr. Miles was sent to Vietnam in 1972 where he performed his duties as a Hydraulic / Pneumatic technician and earned the rank of E-5 Sergeant. In addition to protecting his country and defending its freedoms, Hero Miles achieved numerous awards, including the Marksman Badge (rifle), Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Navy Unit Commendation Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal. Thank you Mr. Miles, your selfless dedication to serve the United States of America will always be appreciated, and will never be forgotten.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-29-20
Staging Time: 09:15 AM
St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
6020 Old Antonia Road
Imperial, Missouri 63052
Jeff ‘Tattoo’ Hirsch
09:15 – Staging with Ride meeting to follow
09:30 – Flag line of Honor and Respect
10:00 – Funeral mass
11:10 – Honor escort (15 miles ) to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
11:30 – Military Honors
Flags / Support – Jim ‘(1) Gunshy’ Kleszczewski
Masks and Social Distancing are required at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. All CDC guidelines will be followed during this mission.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Jeff Hirsch
Position: Missouri 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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