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Andrew Joseph Smolen III, 32, US Army veteran, Georgetown, TX, 22 SEP 2018
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Posted on 09/20/2018 07:14

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Confirmed mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for Andrew J Smolen, III. Mr. Smolen served in the US Army for four years, leaving the service as Specialist E-4. He also served his community as a deputy with the Caldwell County Constable's Office.

When posted more about his life can be found here: https://www.digni...en-7990723

Date/Time: Saturday, 22 September 2018. Funeral service is at 1 pm.

Location: First Baptist Church of Georgetown, 1333 W University Ave, Georgetown, TX 78628. We will stage at the church.
map link: https://goo.gl/ma...AhBKuQeXR2

11:50 am - 12:25 pm - Staging
12:25 pm - Briefing
12:30 pm - Flag line

Wx: 81 deg F, thunderstorms likely. Chance of rain 90%.

Notes: Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. Cage it if weather indicates. Be aware that there is a visitation prior to the start of the service; friends and family will be arriving during our staging period. This is a flag line only at the church. After the start of the service we will strike the flag line and depart quietly.

Ride Captain: Russ Miller, , (512) 636-9692
Flag Wrangler: Don Ferguson

Please attend to show honor and gratitude for this veteran's service to country and community.
Edited by markwells on 09/20/2018 19:37
Mark Wells
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Posted on 09/22/2018 17:29
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Thanks to the 12 PGR Riders who attended the mission, especially two for their second mission of the day. Good turn out on an iffy day. The family thanked us for our presence. It was good to see Paige back on the flag line.
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