register_button


Results 1 to 16 of 16
  1. #1
    National Moderator Team PGRguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    Inver Grove Heights / MN
    Posts
    3,782

    ///stand down/// Hartford Bracey Gittman, Veteran, USA - Vietnam, Richmond, Virginia - 04 Jan 2018

    ///STAND DOWN///



    Hartford Bracey Gittman, Veteran

    USA - Vietnam
    Richmond, Virginia - 04 Jan 2018


    ABOUT THE MISSION:
    Hartford Bracey Gittman, SP4, USA Veteran was a Vietnam Veteran. He served his country proudly for two years. He continued to support through various organizations.

    PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 04 Jan 2018
    Primary Staging Time: 5:30 P.M.
    Woodys
    Parking Lot
    1771 N Parham Rd
    Richmond, Virginia - 23229

    Ride Captain:
    Jim "DaBears" McGinley
    jbmcginley48@msn.com
    757-790-9981

    Special Instructions:

    Flags & Water:
    Flags Will Be Provided
    Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
    Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

    STAGING #2 DETAILS: 05 Jan, 2018
    Staging #2 Time: 10:00 A.M.
    Woodys
    Parking Lot
    1771 N Parham Rd
    Richmond, Virginia - 23229

    Ride Captain:
    Jim "DaBears" McGinley
    jbmcginley48@msn.com
    757-790-9981

    Special Instructions:
    Depending on weather conditions there may be an escort to Mr. Gittmans final resting place.

    Flags & Water:
    Flags Will Be Provided
    Large Bike Flags will be needed
    Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

    Submitted By: Jim McGinley
    Position: Assistant State 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 join, simply go to www.PatriotGuard.org 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 the Subscribe to Missions option.
    Last edited by madtanker; 01-04-2018 at 03:27 PM.
    USMC Veteran
    National Moderator Team

  2. #2
    Registered User Harley Harrold's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Meridian, MS.
    Posts
    82,770
    Ride safe, I will be there in spirit, Godspeed.
    ALL GAVE SOME, SOME GAVE ALL.

    They may take my LIFE, but they will NEVER take my FREEDOM!

    "It is accomplished by the few for the many - FREEDOM!" Harley Harrold

    USN 1971-1975
    USAF 1975 - 2011 (Retired)

    Aerospace Propulsion Systems Technician / Engine Trending & Diagnostics Technician / Wing Engine Manager.

    Volunteer Fire Fighter for 16+ years.

    Riding in memory of the Vietnam War, that it will NOT be repeated.

    2007 HARLEY DAVIDSON FATBOY (Dragon Warrior)

    Here be a DRAGON...from HOUSTON, TEXAS.

    FREE MEN OWN GUNS, SLAVES DO NOT!

    ENGLISH by birth, AMERICAN by choice, SOUTHERN by the grace of God.

    Member of:

    PGR of MS - PGR of Central Texas Region - VFW (Life Member) - Past Commander (2011-2012) VFW Post 79, Meridian, MS - Past Chairman & former member of the VFW Riders Meridian, MS (2009-2013) - American Legion - MRF - Gun Owners of America - NRA - III% - College Park United Methodist Church - National HOG (Life Member) - Meridian HOG Chapter London, England (Life Member) - I am a Full time biker [45+ years].

    My Motto: "RIDE HARD OR STAY ON THE PORCH!"

  3. #3
    Registered User Military Sniper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    OFallon, MO
    Posts
    56,860
    My wife and I wish to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this true American Hero, US Army, Viet Nam War Veteran, Specialist Four (SP4) Hartford Bracey Gittman. We thank you for your service to a grateful nation, may your family find peace in knowing you served proudly and comfort in the months to come. May you rest in peace for your mission is now complete. I salute you.

    http://www.beforeyougo.us
    ​Riding in honor of:

    F.C. White, Sr. Tec 5, US Army, WWII (Father)
    F.C. White, Jr. SSgt, US Air Force, Viet Nam (Brother)
    D.B. White Petty Officer 2nd Class, US Navy Seabee, Viet Nam Era Vet (Twin)
    "We Build/We Fight", "Seabee's Can Do"
    D. Thompson, Master Chief Petty Officer, US Navy (Ret), Korean War (Uncle)
    A. Thompson, Sergeant, US Marine Corps, Korean War (Uncle)
    G. Thompson, Private, US Army, WWI (Grandpa)



    R.W. White (AKA) "Bob White"
    US Army (Ret)
    1SG
    Jul 72 - Aug 94

  4. #4
    Ride Captain mailman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Zephyrhills, Florida
    Posts
    135,102
    Rest In Peace Veteran.
    "Eyes on the olive branch, but arrows at the ready."

    Jim
    "mailman"
    US Army 1970 - 1972

  5. #5
    Ride Captain useless's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Ocala, Florida
    Posts
    30,429
    My wife and I send our condolences to the family and friends of Your fallen Hero!!
    Thank you for your service rest in Peace.
    Ride Captain
    rjShoemaker USN
    Ocala, FL

  6. #6
    Registered User jaegers's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Tipton, IA
    Posts
    23,105
    My wife and I send our deepest condolences to the family
    and friends of this Hero.
    Know that you are in our prayers and in the Lords hands.
    Thank You for your loved ones service to our great nation.
    So receive him in the Lord with all joy; and honor such men. Philippians 2--29

  7. #7
    Ride Captain
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Lakewood, CO
    Posts
    2,376
    I extend my most heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Hartford B. Gittman, US Army Vietnam Veteran. During this most difficult time, I pray you peace. I will forever be grateful for his service, sacrifice, and dedication to our country. Rest easy now, Sir...those you have left behind to carry on without you have the watch. Welcome home!
    Kathy "Rat" Goldstein
    Ride Captain - Colorado
    State Captain (Ret)
    ratkatgold@comcast.net



    To those whose duty it is to protect and preserve the freedom of the people of this country, I most humbly thank you.

  8. #8
    Registered User jim1948's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    grove city,pa
    Posts
    2,825
    Thank You for your service. May you rest in Peace.

  9. #9
    Ride Captain lakeland_lobo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Lakeland, FL
    Posts
    40,359
    My wife and I offer you our sincere condolences on your loss. There are no words to say to ease your pain during this most difficult time. We pray that you can find comfort in the closeness of your family and friends.
    We fought a revolution. We won the revolution. We wrote the Constitution.
    The constitution doesn’t grant power, it keeps the government off our backs.


    Ron "Smokey" Wasmuth
    US Air Force 1962 - 1966
    Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1040 (Life member), Vietnam Veterans of Brevard (Life member), American Legion Post 4 (Lakeland)

  10. #10
    Registered User kbell's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Posts
    69,846
    My sincere condolences and prayers to the family and friends of SP4 Hartford Bracey Gittman. May your faith give you strength. May your memories give you comfort. May GOD'S love give you peace. Thank you Hartford for your service.
    Karen (kerrybell) Trone
    If you are going to worry then don't pray...
    If you are going to pray then don't worry !!
    For I know the plans I have for you....
    Jeremiah 29:11

    Live simply. Love generously.
    Care deeply. Speak kindly.
    Leave the rest to God.

    Earth has no sorrows that heaven cannot heal.

  11. #11
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Conway,AR
    Posts
    10,660
    Those we love remain with us for love itself lives on,
    and cherished memories never fade because a loved one’s gone.
    Those we love can never be more than a thought apart,
    for as long as there is memory, they’ll live on in the heart.
    ~Author Unknown

    With deepest sympathy for your loss, and gratitude for his service to our country.

    Don and Cecilia Sloat

  12. #12
    Registered User Hotwheel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Cisco, TX
    Posts
    36,615
    It is with great sadness that I learned of the loss of this hero. We mourn
    with their family and friends. Though we mourn, we stand tall to honor them.
    This hero's service and sacrifice will not be forgotten. We ask that this hero
    rest in eternal peace.
    Hero, you can stand down. We have the watch.


    POW-MIA's you are not forgotten.


    "Hotwheel," Cisco, Texas


    In memory of :
    SGT. Ralph D. Woods Jr. USA Korea
    Crew Chief Eddy J. Pearman USAAC/USAF Korea
    Radio Operator Duane Duncan USMC Vietnam

  13. #13
    Ride Captain jgjackson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Location
    Fort Smith Arkansas
    Posts
    9,650
    My wife and I offer our prayers and condolences to the family and friends of an American hero. We pray that God gives you peace and strength to carry on in this difficult time. We are proud to honor the service this hero unselfishly gave for our great nation.

    Please know that the prayers of so many people are with you and your family. I hope that you can find some solace in knowing that your loss is shared so deeply.

    Jim Jackson
    Arkansas Ride Captain


    Riding in memory of:
    My father Paul Jackson, US Army WWII

    My grandfather Howard Jackson, US Army WWI

    My grandfather Neill Garrett, US Army WWI

  14. #14
    Registered User fiddler892's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Location
    Corfu, NY
    Posts
    33,432
    My sincere condolences to the family and friends of this American Hero, a grateful nation mourns your loss. Find peace, strength and comfort in the knowledge that your fallen hero gave unselfishly of themselves in order to keep us all free and safe. Your brave warrior will never be forgotten. Thank you for sharing your loved one with all of us, their sense of duty and honor will live on for generations to come. God Bless you our Hero for a job well done.Stand down and rest in peace.




    As I sit in Heaven, and watch you every day,
    I try to let you know with signs, I never went away.
    I hear you when you're laughing, and watch you while you sleep,
    I even place my arms around you, to calm you as you weep.
    I see you wish the days away, begging to have me home,
    So I try to send you signs, so you know you are not alone.
    Don't feel guilty that you have life, that was denied to me,
    Heaven is truly beautiful, just you wait and see.
    So live your life, laugh again, enjoy yourself, be free,
    Then I know with every breath you take, you'll be taking one for me.
    Rev. Rick Hensel
    PGR NY Reg. 1

    Standing in honor of:
    My Son, Staff Sgt. Christopher Hensel, USA (AD), Korea, OIF, OEF
    My Step Son, PO1 Ralph Clarke, USN (R)
    In memory of:
    My Father, Frederick (Red) Hensel Sr., NY National Guard
    My Cousin, Richard Hensel, USA, Korea
    My Cousin, Sgt Edward Hensel, USA, Honor Guard, Arlington National Cemetery
    My Uncle, Donald Hensel, USA, Korea
    My Uncle, Harold Hensel, USA, WWII
    My Uncle, Sgt William (Bill) Hensel, USA, WWII

  15. #15
    Ride Captain srdoll's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Farmington, MO. 63640
    Posts
    26,751
    RIP, Warrior.
    S. Roger "Goose" Dollinger, SRC.
    U.S. Navy Veteran ('61-'65-'67)
    "Non Sibi Sed Patriae"

  16. #16
    Registered User SurfaceWarrior's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Crestview, FL
    Posts
    17,170
    It is with heavy heart that I offer sincere condolences to the family of yet another American Hero.

    May the memories of your Hero carry you through the days and years to come.

    Rest in Peace My Brother…

    And as we of the United States Navy would say… Fair Winds and Following Seas, we now have the Watch…
    Nick 'Mustang' Young
    LCDR USNR(RET)
    Former FL Assistant State Captain
    Former FL Ride Captain
    Former MS Ride Captai
    Crestview, FL

    USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
    USS Flatley (FFG-21)
    USS Oliver Hazard Perry (FFG-7)
    USS Gunston Hall (LSD-44)
    USNR Retired

    Riding in Memory of:
    JOCS Nicholas P. Young, Sr. USN (Ret)
    Father and Hero (Korea and Vietnam)
    MGST Joseph Young USA (Ret)
    Uncle
    AVCM Mike Burn USN (Ret)
    FLASC, Friend

    Standing By to Render Honors...

    God Bless America and The Troops

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •