Joseph W. Barksdale, Veteran
Midlothian, Texas – 11-24-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Mr. Barksdale served from 12/1/1959 to 4/15/1968 and attained the rank of Staff Sergeant at time of discharge. During his enlistment he was stationed in Taiwan, Germany and Washington, DC, among other duty stations. He was a Vietnam Era Veteran
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 11-24-20
Staging Time: 2:15 pm
224 South 11th Street
Midlothian, Texas 76065
Briefing: 2:30 pm
In Position/KSU: 2:45 pm
Starting time: 3 pm
We will stage at the cemetery pavilion and assist the support team with the setting of the flags, if needed.
After the mission brief has been given we will stand the flag line and await the arrival of Mr. Barksdale, his family and friends.
At the conclusion of the interment service, and at the direction of the ride captain, the flags will be retrieved and returned to the support vehicle where they will be furled and stowed.
After the post mission brief all riders will be dismissed.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Dan Mathys
Position: Texas Ride Captain
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