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Honor Mission
Vesta “Lee” LaRue
USA – Vietnam
Las Cruces, New Mexico – 11-01-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Vesta “Lee” LaRue served over 21 years in the US Army and retired at the rank of Staff Sergeant.  His decorations include the National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Republic of Vietnam Cross, Vietnam Counter Offensive Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, and the M14 Expert Badge.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 11-01-19
Staging: 9:00 AM

Getz Funeral Home
1410 E. Bowman Ave
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001

Ride Captains:

Bobby “Mr. Wonderful” Jakcsy
bobby.jakcsy@gmail.com
(575) 496-1809
Vaughn “Jumpstart” Nelson
nelsonv7769@yahoo.com
(915) 667-9992

Special Instructions:

Stage: 9:00 AM
Brief: 9:15 AM
Flag-line: 9:30 AM
Service: 10:00 AM, following the service, PGR will form up for a motorcade.
KSU: 11:45 AM, We will escort SSgt. LaRue to Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, in El Paso Texas, for an interment ceremony at 1:30 PM.  Due to the distance the motorcade will travel, big flags will not be needed for display on bikes participating.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Bobby Jakcsy
Position: New Mexico Ride 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 1, 2019
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Vesta “Lee” LaRue Comment

  1. It is very difficult to define what a Patriot is, where they come from, how the grew into the person they became. All we know for sure is they all loved their country and have sacrificed more then anyone will even know or understand. The best we can hope for is to have met them, listened to their stories, and found the slightest hint into who they really were. Each one of them has a story and all of the stories are different. All we know for sure is God has blessed us with their presence and we are all the better for them.

    God Bless this PATRIOT.

    Mr. & Mrs. Wonderful

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