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Leonard Vance

Honor Mission
Leonard Vance, Retired
USAF – Vietnam
Glendale, Arizona – 03-23-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Leonard Vance is a United States Air Force Veteran.  Leo enlisted on Nov. 28, 1961.  Over Leo’s 20-year career he had multiple MOS (Military Occupation Specialty) including 20650 – Photo Interpretation Specialist and 20670 – Imagery Interpreter Technician.  Leo served 8 years, 4 months and 3 days in foreign service, including time in Vietnam.  On Nov. 20, 1981, Leo was honorably discharged, having attained the rank of TSGT (Tech Sergeant).  Leo’s last duty station was with the 3420 Tech Training Group, Lowry AFB, CO.  Leo was awarded the following Medals, Ribbons, and Commendations for their service to our country; Air Force Commendation Medal; Air Force Good Conduct Medal w/5 Oak Leaf Clusters; Air Force Outstanding Unit Award w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster; Air Force Longevity Service Ribbon w/4 Oak Leaf Clusters; National Defense Service Medal; Vietnam Service Medal; Vietnam Campaign Medal; Vietnam Gallantry Cross w/Palm; Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-23-20
Staging: 8:10 AM

Happy Valley Church
24220 N 43rd Ave.
Glendale, Arizona 85310

Ride Captain:

David Murphy
480-406-4049
azpgrmurf@gmail.com
Lead Road Guard: Steven “Stevie Wonder” Hill
Flag Captain: TBD

Special Instructions:

Per the OPSEC protocol, we will meet at this public location.

8:20 AM: Road Guard and Mission Briefing.
8:30 AM: KSU to a private location
8:50 AM: Circle of Honor, with Flag Line.
9:10 AM: KSU to National Memorial Cemetery.

Due to the change at all National Cemetery’s, there will be NO FLAG LINE. We will escort the procession to the entrance and stop there.

Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: David Murphy
Position: Arizona Assistant State Captain

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