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SHORT NOTICE – HOTH Mission
Send-Off missions for our Citizen Soldiers

Charleston, West Virginia – 25 & 26 Aug 19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in multiple Send-Off missions for our Citizen Soldiers as they depart for extended assignment in the Sandbox on Sunday and Monday, 25 and 26 August 19.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 08-25-19
Staging Time: 09:30 AM

Capitol Jet Center
300 Eagle Mountain Road
Charleston, WV
(https://tinyurl.com/y6df264n).
Ride Captain:
Gregg Hicks (Duckswv@yahoo.com) is the RCIC.

Special Instructions:

Mission briefing will be 15 minutes after staging time. Additional information will be provided at that time.
This address brings you directly to the red-roof building that used to be Executive Air that has approximately 15 parking spaces. Overflow parking has been granted in the Short-Term parking lot directly across the street from the terminal building.
MPs will be on site to assist with parking. Yeager Airport is graciously providing a hangar for our Heroes and their families to congregate prior to their departure. All members are encouraged to mingle with our Heroes, thanking them for their service and wishing them God Speed as they prepare to deploy into harm’s way.
Remember, this is a Federal facility. Absolutely NO weapons of any kind will be permitted.
Won’t you put forth a concerted effort to attend as many of these departures as possible to let our men and women that we pray for their safe return home to their families.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 08-25-19
Staging Time: 2:45 PM

Capitol Jet Center
300 Eagle Mountain Road
Charleston, WV
(https: www.tinyurl.com/y6df264n)

Ride Captain:

Mike (bumpnrun6224@gmail.com) and Susan Whitlatch (starr6562@gmail.com) are co-RCIC’s

Special Instructions:

Mission briefing will be 15 minutes after staging time. Additional information will be provided at that time.
This address brings you directly to the red-roof building that used to be Executive Air that has approximately 15 parking spaces. Overflow parking has been granted in the Short-Term parking lot directly across the street from the terminal building.
MPs will be on site to assist with parking. Yeager Airport is graciously providing a hangar for our Heroes and their families to congregate prior to their departure. All members are encouraged to mingle with our Heroes, thanking them for their service and wishing them God Speed as they prepare to deploy into harm’s way.
Remember, this is a Federal facility. Absolutely NO weapons of any kind will be permitted.
Won’t you put forth a concerted effort to attend as many of these departures as possible to let our men and women that we pray for their safe return home to their families.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #3 DETAILS: 08-26-19
Staging Time: 08:00 AM

Capitol Jet Center
300 Eagle Mountain Road
Charleston, WV

(tinyurl.com/y6df264n)

Ride Captain:

Susan Whitlatch (starr6562@gmail.com) is the RCIC

Special Instructions:

Mission briefing will be 15 minutes after staging time. Additional information will be provided at that time.
This address brings you directly to the red-roof building that used to be Executive Air that has approximately 15 parking spaces. Overflow parking has been granted in the Short-Term parking lot directly across the street from the terminal building.
MPs will be on site to assist with parking. Yeager Airport is graciously providing a hangar for our Heroes and their families to congregate prior to their departure. All members are encouraged to mingle with our Heroes, thanking them for their service and wishing them God Speed as they prepare to deploy into harm’s way.
Remember, this is a Federal facility. Absolutely NO weapons of any kind will be permitted.
Won’t you put forth a concerted effort to attend as many of these departures as possible to let our men and women that we pray for their safe return home to their families.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #4 DETAILS: 08-26-19
Staging Time: 09:30 AM

Capitol Jet Center
300 Eagle Mountain Road
Charleston, WV

(tinyurl.com/y6df264n)

Ride Captain:

Susan Whitlatch (starr6562@gmail.com) is the RCIC

Special Instructions:

Mission briefing will be 15 minutes after staging time. Additional information will be provided at that time.
This address brings you directly to the red-roof building that used to be Executive Air that has approximately 15 parking spaces. Overflow parking has been granted in the Short-Term parking lot directly across the street from the terminal building.
MPs will be on site to assist with parking. Yeager Airport is graciously providing a hangar for our Heroes and their families to congregate prior to their departure. All members are encouraged to mingle with our Heroes, thanking them for their service and wishing them God Speed as they prepare to deploy into harm’s way.
Remember, this is a Federal facility. Absolutely NO weapons of any kind will be permitted.
Won’t you put forth a concerted effort to attend as many of these departures as possible to let our men and women that we pray for their safe return home to their families.
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: Delores Minear
Position: West Virginia HOTH Coordinator

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Date:
August 22
Time:
12:00 am
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6 Comments

  1. We say “Thank you” and “God Speed” to our Citizen Soldiers as they deploy in harm’s way to the Sandbox. You have the support of the entire PGR as well as the state of West Virginia.

    We all pray for your safe return home.
    Respects,
    Joe Cumblidge
    State Captain
    West Virginia Patriot Guard

    wvugo2001@suddenlink.net

    U.S. Coast Guard 1969-1980
    http://www.wvpatriotguard.org

    Riding in Honor and Memory of my Hero, my best friend and my Father, CPL Paul R. “Russ” Cumblidge, U.S. Army, WWII Veteran.

    In memory of the crew of HU16E CGNR 2123, lost on a SAR mission off Corpus Christi, TX on 21 September 1973:

    LCDR Francis W. Miller (CG Aviator #1164)
    LTJG Jerald M. Mack (CG Aviator #1567)
    AD1 Harold D. Brown, Jr.
    AM2 Benjamin R. Gaskins
    AT2 John F. Harrison
    AT2 John P. Pledger

  2. Thank you for your service to our country! Be assured of my prayers and the prayers of my family as you make this journey. May God watch over you and keep you safe.

    Best Wishes!

    Linda Yencha Nichols
    WVRC

  3. May God watch over each and every one of you! Godspeed and thank you from the bottom of my heart.
    Semper Fidelis

    Jerry Stanley
    RC Dist 3
    Parkersburg

  4. I give thanks for every soldier who is willing to defend and protect American freedom as they deploy. May all return home safely to their families and friends. You are all heros in my eyes. Be safe, and look out for each other until we can welcome you back to American soil.

    Pat Hanifin, Sr.
    Senior Ride Captain
    US Air Force 70 – 74

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