Missing in America Project, Veteran
USA USMC USN USAF
Tucson, Arizona – 10-24-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
MIAP has requested the PGR to be part of Interment with Honors of 30 unclaimed Veterans. These Veterans served in the: U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Air Force. We will meet at Adair Funeral Home 8090 N Northern Ave. to stand a flag line and transfer the cremains to a hearse. We will then escort them to Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Marana, AZ, where they will be interred with full military honors.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, only MIAP and PGR members will be allowed inside the cemetery. Once at the cemetery we will transfer the cremains from the hearse to the platform. When the ceremony is over we will transfer the cremains from the platform to the columbarium for interment.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-24-20
Staging Time: 07:15
Adair Funeral Home
8090 N. Northern Ave.
Tucson, Arizona 85704
Bill “Magoo” Wood
Flag Captain: Tony “Spooky” Lucero
7:30 AM: Muster at Adair Funeral Home
8:00 AM: Cremains Ceremony and Transfer
8:45 AM: Departure for Cemetery
10:00 AM: Military Honors service begins
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
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