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Honor Mission
Paul Thayer, Veteran
Hopewell/Amelia, Virginia – 03-17-20


Paul Thayer, SGT, served his country Honorable and Proudly for 14 years. SGT Thayer joined the Army 01 February 1977 and was Honorable Discharged 15 May 1991. During his time in he drove for a Colonel in Berlin, for 3 years, he was a recruiter in New York for 3 years (one of his high lights while serving he said). He also was a crane operator and went to war during Desert Storm and served 9 1/2 months there. After returning from desert storm he got out of the service.

Staging Time: 12:30pm

4100 Oak Lawn Blvd
Parking Lot
Hopewell, Virginia 23860

Ride Captain:

Bobby Lipes, 804-240-1869

Special Instructions:

Brief: 12:45pm
KSU: 1:00pm, escort to Amelia, at highway speeds.
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: 03-17-20
Staging Time: 2:00pm

10300 Pridesville Road
Administration Building
Amelia, Virginia 23002

Ride Captain:

Jim “DaBears”McGinley, 757-790-9981

Special Instructions:

Brief: 2:20pm,
Ceremony starts 3pm in Chapel.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Jim McGinley
Position: Virginia Assistant State Captain

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  1. 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

  2. May the Lord hold the family and friends of Paul Thayer in His arms and bless them with His comfort during their time of sorrow. Mr. Thayer, thank you for your dedicated service to this country and our freedoms.

    With gratitude, deepest respect and heartfelt sympathy,

    Becca “Lady Harley” Landick
    Patriot Guard Riders
    Virginia State Captain

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