Norman R. Forsyth, Retired
United States Air Force – Vietnam
Fort Walton Beach, Florida 10-24-21
ABOUT THE MISSION:
The Patriot Guard will be honored to escort Technical Sergeant Norman R. Forsyth to his final resting place at Beal Memorial Cemetery and stand Flag Line in his honor. TSgt Forsyth was an Aircraft Maintenance Crew Chief, who honorably served in the United States Air Force for over twenty years and was honorably retired from active service on 30 November 1972. He received the Air Force Commendation Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Air Force Good Conduct Medal w/Two Oak Leaf Clusters, Vietnam Service Medal w/Two Bronze Service Stars, Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon w/Four Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. Norman Forsyth was born on 17 August 1933 in Detroit, Michigan and passed away on 17 October 2021 at the age of 88 in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-24-21
2:00PM – Staging
Emerald Coast Funeral Home
161 Racetrack Road
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
2:10 PM – Mission briefing
2:45 PM – KSU to Beal Memorial Cemetery with LEO Escort, 316 Beal Parkway NW, Fort Walton Beach
3:00 PM – Honors
Paul D. Hurt
850 543 4202
Flag Support will be provided by Paul Hurt.
Due to a recent increase in COVID-19 infections, partial or non-vaccinated members are required to wear face coverings while outdoors and all members are required to wear a mask while indoors at funeral homes, churches, etc. Due to breakthrough infections to fully vaccinated individuals, maintain a 6-foot social distance both outdoors and indoors. Fully vaccinated members need not wear face coverings while outdoors.Patriot Guard recommends long sleeve shirts, long trousers, long fingered gloves, DOT approved helmets, leather footwear covering the ankles and appropriate eye protection.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Ray Doyle
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain
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