Milton Arthur Whitham, Veteran
USN – Vietnam
Dallas, Texas – 02-25-19
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Milton Arthur Whitham, age 78, of Bedford, Texas passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2019. He served aboard the USS Columbus (CG-12) as a FTM2 (Fire Control Technician, Missiles 2nd Class) during Vietnam in the Blue Water Navy.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 02-25-19
Staging Time: 12:30 PM
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, Texas 75211
Briefing Time: 1245
In Position/KSU Time: 1300
Starting Time: 1315
Riders will stage at the DFW National Cemetery Visitor’s Center for a short mission brief. Honor Bikes will be selected and they will move to the appropriate staging lane to prepare for the procession to the committal shelter. The remaining riders will move to the designated committal shelter, set the flags and establish the Flag Line to await the arrival of Mr. Whitham, family and friends.
When directed, riders will return the flags to the storage area, have a short debriefing and be dismissed.
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: Laura Weger
Position: Texas Mission Control
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