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Misson Up-Date:

Tue., 03/27/2018 Staging.

Be at the staging location PRIOR TO 11:00 A.M. as the road will be closing to traffic at that time.

Mission update: Tues., 5:30 P.M.

Stand Down for escort from funeral home on Wed., 03/28/2018

Honor Mission

TSGT Dashan J. Briggs
ANG 
MULTI-CITY, New York - 27 Mar 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:
Technical Sergeant Dashan J. Briggs, 31, of Port Jefferson Station, formerly of Riverhead, passed away on March 15, 2018 in Iraq during a military operation. Dashan was a staff sergeant in the New York Air National Guard 106th Rescue Wing. He was promoted posthumously to the rank of technical sergeant. He graduated from Riverhead High School in 2007, where he played football and lacrosse. He died while proudly and bravely serving his country.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 27 Mar 2018
Primary Staging Time: 11:00 A.M.
Entrance Gabreski Airport
Old Riverhead Rd. ( County Rd. 31)
Westhampton, New York - 11978

Ride Captain:
Pete Jepson
doublejli@optonline.net
631-922-6330

Special Instructions:
Entrance is just north of 106th ANG Base. We will then proceed to the base service road after it has been determined our parking spot outside base as there will be three escort groups. There is a large traffic circle on the airport entrance we will meet at. We will be the third escort leaving the base area.

Flags & Water:
Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 28 Mar, 2018
Staging #2 Time: 09:30 A.M.
Tuthill - Mangano Funeral Home
406 E. Main Street
Riverhead, New York - 11901

Ride Captain:
Pete Jepson
doublejli@optonline.net
631-922-6330

Special Instructions:
No escort to Westhampton Beach FD for this heros placement.
Viewings will be 2-4:30pm and 6-9:30pm.

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

STAGING #3 DETAILS: 29 Mar, 2018
Staging #3 Time: 08:30 A.M.
Westhampton Beach FD
92 Sunset Ave.
Westhampton Beach, New York - 11978

Ride Captain:
Pete Jepson
doublejli@optonline.net
631-922-6330

Special Instructions:
Staging prior to family arrival. Escort to Calverton National Cemetery for an 11 AM interment service. 

Members in vehicles should respond to Calverton to stage with RCs Gene & Sue by 11:15am Remember to bring your flags and dress accordingly.

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


Submitted By: Pete Jepson
Position: Senior Ride Captain

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