Kenneth Byron Niswander
Portland, Oregon – 06-30-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Ladies and Gentlemen of the Patriot Guard Riders, we have been invited to stand for Kenneth Byron Niswander, age 98. Kenneth served in the US Navy from 22 September 1942 to 15 March 1946. He was Honorably Discharged at the Rate of Aviation Ordinance Man 3rd Class (E4). Kenneth earned the American Campaign Medal, a Good Conduct Medal and the WWII Victory Medal. He saw Service with Headquarters Squadron Fleet Air Wing 6, Whidbey Island, WA, and then he went to Combat Aircraft Service Unit 50, then Combat Aircraft Service Unit (Forward) 17, and finally Combat Aircraft Service Unit 33. Please join us as we pay our respects and honor his service to our nation.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-30-20
Staging Time: 12:00 pm
Willamette National Cemetery
11800 SE Mt Scott Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97086
Bring your Mask to wear at the Shelter. Bring Gloves if you wish to be a possible Pallbearer.
Briefing: 12:20 pm
KSU: 12:30 pm
Flagline Set: 12:45 pm
Service Begins: 1:00 pm
Meet up top at the Rostrum by the flagpole.
Please enter the cemetery through Gate 1 or 3 as Gate 2 is permanently closed.
*** There will be an RHG if possible ***
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.
Submitted By: Smokie Parrack
Position:NW OR District Captain
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