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Honor Mission
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James McGowin, Veteran
USA - Vietnam
Warrensburg, New York - 17 Jan 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

We have been requested by the family of James McGowin to participate in his military honors funeral.
Jim graduated from High School in 1963, College in 1965 and the University of Bridgeport in 1968. After graduation he joined the US Army and served in Vietnam. Jim was honorably discharged in 1971 at the rank of specialist E5. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and a Bronze Star Medal with two Oakleaf bars. After returning home he worked for 39 years at Gore Mountain Ski Center, Lake George Park commission boat inspection at Dunham's Bay, Warren County Social Services and several as a self-employed Carpenter and Mason. Jim was on Honor Flight and wishes in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Leatherstocking Honor Flight.

We will be there to render Honor, Dignity, and Respect for the life and service of E-5 James "Jim" McGowin US Army Vietnam


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 17 Jan 2018
Primary Staging Time: 3:45 P.M.

Alexander Funeral Home
3809 Main Street
Warrensburg, New York -


Ride Captain:

Bruce Barger
bbarger103@aol.com


Special Instructions:

Stage at the funeral home at 3:45
Calling hours till 7:00 then a short service to celebrate his life.


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
 
Submitted by:
Dan Nolin
dan1nolin@yahoo.com

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