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Honor Mission
Richard Thompson, Veteran
USA – Vietnam
Blaine, Washington – 02-17-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Our presence has been requested to stand and honor another of our Nation’s Heroes.
Spec 5 Richard Thompson was born in Edmonton, Alberta, and was a dual US/Canadian citizen.
Richard volunteered for service in the United States Army in 1968, and deployed to Vietnam the same year with the 704th Maintenance Battalion 4th Infantry division. Richard returned stateside, where he continued his service as an aircraft maintenance engineer until 1975.
Richard was passionate about his Harley and the brotherhood of the American Legion Riders. Richard was also a Patriot Guard Rider.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 02-17-19
Staging Time: 11:15 am

Woods Coffee
8130 Birch Bay Square Street
Blaine, Washington 98230

Ride Captain:

Chad Larsen
chadalarsen@comcast.net
360-223-1425

Special Instructions:

11:15 am – RC’s, SV arrive
11:45 am – Riders arrive and sign in
12:15 pm – Ride Brief
12:20 pm – KSU for service location
12:30 pm – Arrive service location, set up flag line
1:00 pm – Service starts
1:30 pm –Service Ends, Mission debrief
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Chad Larsen
Position: Washington Ride Captain

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Date:
February 17, 2019
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Richard Thompson Comment

  1. Another HERO Honored with the help of our newest PGR Member, 7 year old Sebastien Bakko, my grandson. It was an honor to stand with him and see his eyes get big when Chad gave him his first timer pin.

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Richard Thompson, Veteran USMC Conyers, Georgia – 18 Aug 2017

ABOUT THE MISSION:
There will be a flagline at the entrance to the cemetery, with an escort to the family home after the service.The escort is approximately 5 miles. Weather will be 90′

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS:
18 Aug 2017
Primary Staging Time: 0945 A.M.
Honeycreek Woodlands Cemetery
2625 Hwy. 212
Conyers, Georgia – 30094

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Honey+Creek+Woodlands/@33.5838009,-84.0700536,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m

Ride Captain:
Steve “Bendusty” Wortham
stevewortham@hotmail.com
706-202-3419
RCIT

Special Instructions: Bikes and cages will park at the entrance. There will be a short walk back to the burial site.

Flags & Water:
Flags Will Be Provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Doug Smith
Position: Assistant State Captain

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Date:
August 18, 2017
Time:
8:45 am - 10:45 am

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