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Honor Mission
Robert Wallace Thede, Veteran
USAF –
MULTI-CITY, California – 10-14-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Robert Wallace Thede has asked for the PGR to assist and escort their hero to his final resting place at Bakersfield National Cemetery. Due to an unreadable DD-214, limited military information is available at this time. PFC Thede served proudly in the U.S. Air Force from October 1961 thru August 1964. Awards and Medals: AFCCH and SCG17. I will have more information at the morning briefing for military and civilian life.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-14-19
Staging Time: 07:30 AM

Wood Family Mourtuary
321 West F Street
Tehachapi, California 93561
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Ride Captain:

Jim Jacobs
jj33503@comcast.net

Special Instructions:

7:40 Briefing
The weather might be chilly so dress accordingly.
8:00 KSU to BNC
If you bring large bike flags, please ensure they are capable of safely operating at freeway speeds.
Please silence any music or broadcast media before entering BNC.
Be safe.
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: 10-14-19
Staging Time: 08:15 AM

Bakersfield National Cemetery
30338 E Bear Mountain Blvd
Arvin, California 93203
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Ride Captain:

Jim Jacobs
jj33503@comcast.net

Special Instructions:

Please silence music or broadcast media before entering the facility.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Robert Firestine
Position: California Assistant State Captain

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October 14
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Robert Wallace Thede Comment

  1. My wife and I wish to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this true American Hero, US Air Force, Vietnam Era Veteran, Robert Wallace Thede. We thank you for your service to a grateful nation, may your family find peace in knowing you served proudly and comfort in the months to come. May you rest in peace for your mission is now complete. I salute you.
    http://www.beforeyougo.us

    Robert “Bob” White
    USA (Ret) 1SG
    Vietnam Era
    Jul 72 – Aug 94
    Ofallon, MO

    Riding in Memory of:
    F.C. White, Sr, Tec 5 USA, WWII (Father)
    G.A. Thompson, Pvt, USA, WWI (Grandpa)
    D.A. Thompson, MCPO, USN (Ret), Korea (Uncle)
    G.A. Thompson, Sgt, USMC, Korea (Uncle)
    L. Norris, Msgt, USAF (Ret), Vietnam (Uncle)

    Riding in Honor of:
    F.C. White, Jr, Ssgt USAF, Vietnam (Brother)
    F.C. White, III, Pfc, ARNG (Nephew)
    D.B. White, PO2, USN, Vietnam Era (Twin)

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