USA Lieutenant Colonel Martin Alfred Bowman, Retired
USA - WWII, Korea, Vietnam
Hope Mills, North Carolina - 21 Mar 2017
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Lieutenant Colonel Bowman served his country for over 26 years in the US Army with service during WWII, Vietnam and the Korean War. His outstanding service was recognized with the following; Bronze Star, 6 Commendation Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, and RVN Parachute Badge Legion of Merit. His family has asked us to stands for him as he stood for us those many years. We will establish a flag line for the visitation, and stand down once the service begins. We will render honors as Lieutenant Colonel Bowman is transferred to the hearse and provide escort to Cumberland Memorial Gardens, where we will establish another flag line for the grave side service.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 21 Mar 2017
- Primary Staging Time: 11:30 A.M.
- Reeves Funeral Home
3308 N. Main ST
- Hope Mills, North Carolina - 28348
- Ride Captain:
- Frank "Tinman" Schronce
- Special Instructions:
- 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: Dutch Macomber
Position: Assistant State Captain
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 join, simply go to Patriot Guard website and click on Register. Membership is Free.
To subscribe to receive mission notices, log into the National Site and click on the Mission Tab at the top. Select Upcoming Missions by State. Scroll to the state(s) you would like to receive notices for and click on the green check mark. Detailed instructions are also located in the FAQs on the site by clicking on the Quick Links Tab and selecting FAQs.