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Honor Mission
Robert “Tiny” Elvin Wilson, Retired
USA – Vietnam
Dalton, GA/Chattanooga, TN – 11-24-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Sergeant Major Robert “Tiny” Elvin Wilson Jr.,70, US Army (2/18/70 to 7/28/ 84), Vietnam veteran of Dalton, GA has invited the Patriot Guard Riders to honor their loved one with a silent flag line and escort to his final place of rest. It will be our honor to do so.
SGM Wilson, 3/24/50 to 10/28/20, served his country honorably during a time when it wasn’t popular to do so; completing 4 tours in Vietnam.
SGM. Wilson stood for us and now it is our time to stand for him.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 11-24-20
Staging Time: 08:30 am

Dalton Funeral Home
620 S. Glenwood Avenue
Dalton, Georgia 37021

Ride Captain:

Michael Suggs
423-595-8684

Special Instructions:

Bike flags and mounts should be used if they are able to sustain interstate speeds.

Coronavirus precaution disclosure: Please bring a mask and wash hands often, be prepared to follow the guidelines from state and local officials as well as facility or cemetery guidelines to be outlined at the mission briefing.

A general record of attendees will be held by the ride captain for a period not to exceed 2 weeks in the case of the need for contact tracing. If you test positive for COVID-19 within 10 days of attending a mission please contact Ride Captain with that information, your name will NOT be disclosed.

Those who are sick, have a household member or other close contact who is sick should not attend and those who have a higher risk of severe illness should weigh the benefits of in-person attendance against the risk of exposure to a person with COVID-19, especially if recommendations for wearing masks and social distancing may be difficult to follow for themselves or others.

Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 11-24-20
Staging Time: 10:30 am

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37404

Ride Captain:

Scott Hall
706-463-1247

Special Instructions:

Bike flags and mounts should be used if they are able to sustain interstate speeds.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Thonda Farmer
Position: Tennessee Assistant 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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November 24, 2020
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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 “Tiny” Elvin Wilson. Thank you for your service to our country, you 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
    Canton, GA.

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