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Honor Mission
Michael David Smith, Veteran
USAF –  Vietnam
MULTI-CITY- New Port Richey, Florida 12-02-19

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Sgt Smith, 73, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. Michael faithfully served his country in the U.S. Air Force and performed duties as an Aircraft Maintenance Specialist. Upon completion of his service, Michael received an Honorable Discharge and during his time in service, awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, AF Commendation Medal, and the AF Good Conduct Medal. Please bring your 3 X 5 American flags and stand in honor and respect for our hero and his family.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 12-02-19
Staging Time: 10:15 AM

River Road Church of Christ
6767 River Road
New Port Richey, Florida 34652
https://tinyurl.com/twqnyy6

Ride Captain:

Don “Red Ripper” Covey
redripper22@yahoo.com
727-207-5897

Special Instructions:

This is an Escort to FNC, large flag bikes are requested.
10:30 AM – Brief
KSU for FNC as directed.
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: 12-02-19
Staging Time: 11:45 AM

Florida National Cemetery
6502 SW 102nd Ave
Bushnell, Florida 33513
https://tinyurl.com/y5cdx2yo

Ride Captain:

Brian “Can Do” Parker
handybmp327@gmail.com
727-251-2511

Special Instructions:

12:00 PM – Brief
12:30 PM – Service
Flag Line as directed by the RC
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Bernie Conner
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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December 2, 2019
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11 Comments

  1. Condolences to the family and friends of this American hero. Rest in Peace and thank you for your service to our country. You stood for us and now we, the Patriot Guard Riders, stand for you!

  2. My condolences go out to the family and friends of Michael David Smith, U.S. Air Force veteran. He stood for us and now it is our turn to stand in silent honor and respect for him. Rest in peace hero.

  3. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

  4. My wife and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
    Rest in Peace, You will Not be Forgotten.

  5. As our Michael answers his final call to duty from the Great Commander in the Heavens, may his soul have peace and rest. His duty is to forever watch over his loved ones at the Great Commanders side.
    My you find peace and comfort at this time and realize that your Hero is not gone but waiting to be reunited with those he loves.
    May his soul find fair winds and following seas! RIP Hero!

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