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Honor Mission
William “Bill” Wilson, Sr. , Retired
USAF – , Vietnam, WoT
Mims, Florida – 03-01-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of MSgt William “Bill” Wilson, Sr. has graciously requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest.
MSgt Wilson faithfully served his Country for 25 in the U.S. Air Force while performing duties as a Flight Engineer (performance qualified). Upon completion of his service MSgt Wilson received an Honorable Discharge. During his time in service was awarded an Air Force Commendation Medal w/ 2 devices, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award w/ 7 devices, Combat Readiness Medal w/ 2 devices, Air Force Good Conduct Medal w/ 6 devices, National Defense Medal w/ device, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ device, Humanitarian Service Medal, Air Force Overseas Ribbon-Long, Air Force Longevity Service Award w/ 5 devices, NCO Professional Military Education Graduate Ribbon, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, Air Force Training Ribbon, South West Asia Service Medal w/ 2 devices and a Kuwait Liberation Medal.
MSgt Wilson will receive full Military Honors during his service.
Please bring your 3 X 5 American Flags and stand in Honor and Respect for our U.S. Air Force Hero and his family.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-01-19
Staging Time: 9:45 AM

Cape Canaveral National Cemetery
5525 US 1
Mims, Florida 32754
https://goo.gl/XsZpah

Ride Captain:

David “Flyboy” Shelton
pgrfldavid@gmail.com
321-689-4699

Special Instructions:

Stage:    9:45 AM
Brief:     10:00 AM
Service: 10:30 AM
Flag Line as determined by Ride Captain

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: David Shelton
Position: Florida State Captain

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March 1
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18 Comments

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of MSgt William “Bill” Wilson, Sr. Rest in Peace, Hero.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    Sergeant (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

  2. Our sincere condolences to the family and friends of William Wilson, Sr. May the peaceful moments and  cherished memories bring you renewed strength in the days to come. Your faith will keep you  strong during this time of sorrow. Hero, you may stand down, we have the watch.
    Jim & Diana Robers
    US Navy 1961-1981
    US Merchant Marine 1985-2007
    Standing in memory of
    Howard Robers, Father, US Army WWII
    Elmer Robers, Uncle, US Army WWII
    Harry Fleming, Uncle, US Army WWII

  3. I send my sincere condolences to the family and friends of MSgt William “Bill” Wilson, Sr. May the Lord comfort you in the difficult days ahead.

    Godspeed Sir…..may your smile illuminate the heavens, may your spirit be a comfort to those who knew and loved you, and may your memory live forever as a testament to patriotism, love, and peace.

    Bobbie Bilotta
    Florida State Captain 2006-2008
    Sig22@Patriotguard.org

  4. My sincere condolences to the family and the friends of William Wilson. May God wrap you in His love and may your faith keep you strong during this most trying time. May your memories of Bill fill your moments of quiet and solitude when you reflect back on a life well lived.
    Master Sergeant William Wilson Sr., US Air Force, may you rest in peace knowing that a grateful nation mourns the loss of a true American hero. You answered a nation’s call, serving your country proudly and valiantly. For that, we are eternally in your debt. Stand down brave warrior. Your mission is complete.

    Standing in memory of my father, Master Sergeant Henry L. (Hank) Ferguson, US Air Force, WWII veteran.

  5. My sincere condolences to the family of this True American Hero. Rest in Peace my Brother, we have the watch.

    David E. Olmstead
    FL RC
    CDR, USN (RET)
    1966-1991

    “For those who fought for it, Freedom has a flavor the Protected will never know.”

  6. From our family to Bill’s family and friends, we offer our deepest and most sincere condolences and thank him for his service to our Grateful Nation.

    Rest now our Brother in Eternal Peace and know you are not forgotten.

  7. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of MSgt William “Bill” Wilson, Sr.
    May surviving family and friends find strength in acknowledgement that you were willing to sacrifice all so that another might taste liberty and to do so, you stood courageously where only few dare tread.

  8. My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) USAF Vietnam WoT Veteran, William “Bill” Wilson Sr. may you rest in peace and God be with you, Thank you for your service.

  9. We are sincerely sorry for a loss of an American Hero. Our condolences to the family. May he rest in Honored peace.

    Robert J. “Buffalo Bob” Collet Jr.
    Ride Captain Fla. PGR
    Member American Legion SAL/ALR
    Riding in Honor of Robert J. Collet Sgt. USA WW II

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