Richard Radovich, Veteran
USMC – Korea
Peoria, Arizona – 01-13-21
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Richard Radovich was a United States Marine Corp veteran. He proudly served his country in the US Marine Corp from1951 to 1954. Richards MOS (Military Occupation Specialty) was 3516 Automotive Mechanic. He served 1 year and 7 days in Korea and was wounded in action on 22 August 1952. Afterwards Richard became an ambulance driver which he found was just as dangerous as being on the front lines. He was promoted at Sergeant (E-5) in June 1954. Sgt. Richard Radovich was released from active duty and honorably discharged in September 1954. While in the service of his country Richard was a recipient of the Purple Heart and earned the Korean Service Medal w/2stars; National Defense Service Medal; UN Service Medal; Korean Presidential Unit Citation; Good Conduct Medal.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-13-21
Staging Time: 12:00
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
12951 N 83rd Ave
Peoria, Arizona 85381
Lead Road Guard: Nancy Finch
Briefing: 12:15 PM
KSU to National: 12:35 PM
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: 01-13-21
Staging Time: 1:00
National Memorial Cemetery
23029 N Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, Arizona 85024
Jeff “Doc” Johnson 602-980-5543 Curlybill44@msn.com
Flag Captain: Karen
Meet Flag Captain at Visitor’s Center.
Proceed to designated shelter and have flag line set : 1 :25 PM
Military Honors: 1:30 PM
Special Notes: 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 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: Bill Wooster
Position: Arizona State Captain
Note: You do not have to own/ride a motorcycle or be a veteran to join, and membership is Free. The only requirement is RESPECT! To subscribe to receive mission notices, log into the National Site and click on the Members tab at the top. Select the Subscribe to PGR Missions option.
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