Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Lowell Rattray, Retired, Veteran
Van Meter, Iowa - 24 Apr 2017
ABOUT THE MISSION:
The family of Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Lowell Rattray (Ret.) has asked the Patriot Guard to show honor and respect for Dick. Dick joined the Marine Corps Reserves on May 12, 1952 and served in the Special 55th Infantry Company in Sioux City, IA after boot camp at Parris Island, SC. He retired in 1980 as a Lt. Colonel after 29 years of service. He was on every Marine base in the U.S. aside from Little Creek, PA and Yuma, AZ.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 24 Apr 2017
- Primary Staging Time: 10:30 A.M.
- American Legion Post 403
910 Main Street
- Van Meter, Iowa -
- Ride Captain:
- Bob Lohrman
- Special Instructions:
- Rally Time: 10:30 AM.
Monday, April 24 , 2017
Briefing: 10:40 AM.
KSU: 10:50 AM.
Note: There will be a memorial service at 12:30 p.m. at Hamilton’s on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines, IA. Family will greet friends following the service. The PGR Mission will be over at the conclusion of the committal service. Yes this is reversed.
- 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: Jim Clark
Position: Assistant State Captain
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