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Honor Mission

John E. DeGregory, Veteran


Schuylerville, New York - 03 Mar 2017



The family of Mr. John E. DeGregory has requested the participation of the Patriot Guard Riders in his military honors funeral services.

John was a U.S. Navy Veteran and was honorably discharged in 1958. He was mainly assigned to a ship named the Fulton but he also traveled with the Navy Band as a trumpet player. After his discharge, he worked in construction and various other jobs prior to being hired in maintenance at the Hollingsworth and Vose Company in 1968, from which he retired as the superintendent in 1998.

The Patriot Guard Riders will stand with dignity, honor and respect for the life and service of Mr. John E. DeGregory.


Primary Staging Time: 10:00 A.M.
Notre Dame Visitation Church
18 Pearl Street
Schuylerville, New York - 12871
Ride Captain:
"Big Dan" Nolin
Special Instructions:
Stage at the church and form flag line for the arrival of the family at 10:30 AM. Following services, members will escort to the cemetery. Motorcycles only if weather permits safe operation.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 03 Mar, 2017

Staging #2 Time: 11:30 A.M.
Gerald B.H. Solomon
Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, New York - 12871
Ride Captain:
"Big Dan" Nolin
Special Instructions:
Stage quietly at Interment Shelter # 1. Please be aware of any services in progress.


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wHOTH Assistance Flyer

Any time is a good time to remember our fallen and their ultimate sacrafice; another way to remember them is to sponsor a wreath.  Sponsoring a wreath through Wreaths Across America is easy.  Whether at Saratoga National Cemetery or another cemetery where you wish to have a wreath placed. Just click on the image to enter Wreaths Across America.  Simply click on the DONATE at the bottom of their page.  Thank you.