Posted by markwells on 01/10/2019 14:41
: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to honor the life and service of Mr. Richard A. Overton. Mr. Overton volunteered for service in the US Army in 1942 during WWII and eventually became the nations oldest veteran.
More information about his life can be found here:https://www.digni...on-8102576
This mission is two part with a flag line at the church and a second flag line at the cemetery
The PGR will not
ride in the procession from the church to the cemetery as that will prevent us from having a flag line at the cemetery.
: Saturday, 12 January 2019. Funeral service to begin at 11 am.
: Shoreline Church, 15201 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX. We will stage at the church. PGR staging is at the extreme east end of the property.
Map link: https://goo.gl/ma...VZSs8HXfCs
9:15 - 10:10 am - Staging
10:10 am - Briefing
10:20 am - Flag Line
: High 58 deg, partly cloudy
: Do not be late to the staging. Bring a a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. After the start of the service we will strike the flag line and depart for the Texas State Cemetery to set up for the interment portion.
: PGR parking will be along Navasota Street NORTH of 11th. Do Not Park on Navasota south of 11th.
map link: https://goo.gl/ma...35EiXftTD2
11:30 am - 1:00 pm - Staging
1:00 pm - Briefing
Flag Line per Ride Captain instruction prior to the arrival of the procession from the church. This is expected to occur between 1:15 and 1:40 pm. We will stand the flag line for a duration as directed by the ride captain.
Mark Wells, , 512-470-0380
Flag Wranglers: Don Ferguson, Nicki Campbell
Please make plans to attend one or both portions of this mission to honor the life and service of this Austin hero.
Edited by markwells on 01/11/2019 11:20