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Honor Mission
Julius (Junior) P Sturdivant, Veteran
USA – WWII
Memphis, Tennessee – 03-13-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Julius (Junior) P Sturdivant, 97, passed away Feb 28, 2019.  He proudly served our country in the United States Army.  TEC 5 Sturdivant served from January 8th, 1943 to December 18th, 1946.  During his service TEC 5 Sturdivant earned Two Overseas Service Bars, American Campaign Medal Asiatic, Pacific Campaign Medal w/ 1 Bronze Battle Star, Philippine Liberation Ribbon, and World War II Victory Medal.
His Family has invited the Patriot Guard Riders to honor TEC 5 Sturdivant and the service he rendered to this great nation and the Patriot Guard Riders will be honored to stand for TEC 5 Sturdivant.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-13-19
Staging Time: 9:30 a.m.

MJ Edwards Funeral Home
8238, 5494 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, Tennessee 38116
Map

Ride Captain:

Ken Reed
Usmc_reed@msn.com
901-212-3232

Special Instructions:

Patriot Guard Riders will provide an honor flag line for visitation from 10:00 am until the beginning of services at 12:00 pm.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 03-14-19
Staging Time: 8:30 a.m.

MJ Edwards Funeral Home
8238, 5494 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, Tennessee 38116
Map

Ride Captain:

Ken Reed
Usmc_reed@msn.com
901-212-3232

Special Instructions:

There will be a safety brief prior to the escort with KSU at 8:45 am.
Patriot Guard will escort TEC5 Sturdivant from MJ Edwards Funeral Home to the West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery and provide a silent flag line during the service at the Rotunda.
Anyone staging at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery should stage at 9:15 am for a 9:30 am service.
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: Raymond Thedford
Position: Tennessee Ride Captain

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March 13 @ 12:00 am
End:
March 14 @ 12:00 am
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Julius (Junior) P. Sturdivant Comment

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of Julius “Junior” P. Sturdivant. Rest in Peace, Hero.

    JJ Bishop
    Hudson, FL

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