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Honor Mission
Robert H. Thompson, Veteran
USA – Vietnam
Gainesville, Georgia – 06-13, 14-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Mr. Robert H. Thompson has asked the Patriot Guard to stand and honor Mr. Thompson. Mr. Robert H. Thompson, 79, of Commerce passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020 at his residence. Originally from Plymouth, Indiana, Mr. Thompson is a Vietnam Era Veteran, and served in the U.S. Army from 1959 – 1962 as a Army nurse. Following his military service, he retired as a journeyman machinist.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-13-20
Staging Time: 3:00 PM

Memorial Park Funeral Home
2030 Memorial Park Road
Gainesville, Georgia 30504
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Ride Captain:

Doug Smith
pgr.dougga@gmail.com
678-644-4491

Special Instructions:

Following a short briefing, we will stand a flagline from 3:30 to 5:00 during visitation.
CDC guidelines for social distancing will be followed.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 06-14-20
Staging Time: 12:15 PM

Memorial Park Funeral Home
2030 Memorial Park Road
Gainesville, Georgia 30504

Ride Captain:

Rodney Swinson
rodswinson1021@yahoo.com
708-205-2151

Special Instructions:

Following a briefing at 12:30, we will stand a flagline prior to the 2:00 service.
At this time, it is not known if and when military honors will be presented.
Please be prepared to stay after the service if necessary.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Doug Smith
Position: Georgia Assistant State Captain

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June 13
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2 Comments

  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. My wife and I send our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Robert H. Thompson. Thank you for your service to our country, your can rest in peace your job here on earth is done.

    Lamar SpeedyO Owen PGR
    U S Army Vietnam 1967-1968
    Riding in honor of my Brother
    James W. Owen, USAAC WWII

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