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Honor Mission
John Edwin King, Jr., Veteran
USN, USNR
Glendale, Arizona – 09-30-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

John Edwin King, Jr. is a United States Navy Veteran. John was inducted on May 30, 1973. John served in the United States Navy Seabees where he received training as an Electrician and worked as a CE (Construction Electrician). During John’s service, he was stationed at the US Naval Station, Cuba, his home port of Gulfport Miss. with the US Mobile Construction 1st Battalion, his overseas deployments took him to Okinawa, Japan, and Puerto Rico.
John’s enlistment was extended for 4 months on Apr. 29, 1977 at the request and for the convenience of the government. John’s extension was due to his superior performance with U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One while serving with NMCB One Detail, Andros Island Bahamas. On Aug. 18, 1977, having attained the rank of CE2, E5, Chief Petty Officer 3rd Class, John was transferred to the United States Naval Reserves. On Feb. 20, 1979, having completed his term of service, John was honorably discharged.
John was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and M-16 Expert Badge for his service to our country.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 09-30-19
Staging Time: 8:45 am

Chapel of the Chimes
7924 N 59th Ave
Glendale, Arizona 85301

Ride Captain:

David “Murf” Murphy
480-406-4049
azpgrmurf@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

9:10 AM: Circle of Honor
9:20 AM: KSU to National Memorial
10:30 AM: Military Honors
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: 09-30-19
Staging Time: 9:50 am

National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, Visitor’s Center
23029 N. Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, Arizona 85024

Ride Captain:

David “Murf” Murphy
480-406-4049
azpgrmurf@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

10:10 AM: Set Flag Line
10:30 AM: Military Honors
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: David Murphy
Position: Arizona Assistant State 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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