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Honor Mission
Kenneth Wayne Chapman
USMC –  GW/ODS
Goodyear, Arizona – 11-13-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:
Kenneth Wayne Chapman is a United States Marine Corps Veteran. Kenny entered active duty on Aug. 3, 2015. Kenny’s MOS (Military Occupation Specialty) was Aviation Maintenance – Pilot Safety. Kenny’s service included two (2) sea tours, stationed in Okinawa as a member of a MEU (Marine Expeditionary Unit) on the Bon Homme Richard and the Wasp. During his service to our country, Corporal Chapman received the following medals, awards, and ribbons: Sea Service Deployment Ribbon; Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Expert Rifle Award (2); Letter of Appreciation. Kenny’s service began at a young age. He joined the Scouts and became an Eagle Scout. He participated each year in the RTTF (Run To The Flags) fundraising event to benefit Active Duty men and women, wounded in combat. His parents shared that this event was the highlight of the year for Kenny.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 11-13-20
Staging Time: 07:20

Thompson Funeral Home
926 S Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, Arizona 85338

Ride Captain:

David Murphy, aka, Murf480-406-4049 azpgrmurf@gmail.com
Lead Road Guard: Patrick Halliday

Special Instructions:

7:30 AM: Mission Briefing
7:40 AM: Dignified Transfer
7:45 AM: Modified Circle of Honor
8:00 AM: KSU to National
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: 11-13-20
Staging Time: 08:50

National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
23029 N. Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, Arizona 85024

Ride Captain:

David Murphy, aka, Murf
480-406-4049
azpgrmurf@gmail.com
Flag support: Karen Swanson

Special Instructions:

9:10 AM: Set the flag line
9:15 AM: ETA of our hero
9:30 AM: Military Honors
Following CDC/Government guidelines/mandates and directives from our State Captain, the following precautions are to be followed:· All members are required to wear a face mask/cloth covering at all times during the mission. If you are unable to wear a mask, we ask that you stand down and stay home. There are no exceptions.· No handshakes, elbow bumps, or hugs for greetings and goodbyes.· If you feel ill or have a temperature, please stay home until you improve.· If you have a medical condition(s) that make you at high risk we ask that you please stand down until conditions improve.· Maintain a minimum of six-foot distance from other members when standing the flag line. Maintain at least 15 feet separation from all family members, cemetery personnel, Honor Guard, funeral home staff, clergy, etc.· Wash your hands before, during (as practical), and after the mission.· Water will be provided by the flag support person and passed out only by that person. No snacks will be provided by flag support and members should not bring any to share either.
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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November 13
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